Change management specialist firm joins MCA


The MCA (Management Consultancies Association) is delighted to announce that change management consultancy, Able and How has joined the Association.

Able and How is a change management consultancy with more than 20 years of experience in delivering effective and sustainable change in all major sectors and geographies. Their team of experts have deep operational skills and knowledge which ensures that their clients realise the full value of transformation programmes.


David Ferrabee, Director of Able and How said:

“The UK's dynamic consultancy market is a centre for innovation, strategic excellence and global cross-pollination. Able and How continues to be a vital force in that market and we're delighted to lend our name to the work of the MCA. The work of the MCA is important in supporting consultancies to keep challenging and driving businesses and public organisations forward.”


Alan Leaman, Chief Executive of the MCA said:

“We welcome Able and How into the membership of the MCA. Their expertise in driving change in a huge variety of industry sectors will complement much of the transformational work that our members are undertaking. The MCA’s growing membership illustrates the vitality of the consulting industry and the strength of its specialists firms as well as its major players.”

The MCA's member companies comprise over 60 per cent of the UK consulting industry in fee income, employ around 35,000 consultants and work with over 90 of the top FTSE 100 companies and almost all parts of the public sector. All members adhere to the MCA Code of Practice that provides the consultancy buyer with reassurance that MCA firms maintain the highest standards.

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Notes to editors

The Management Consultancies Association (MCA)

The MCA is the representative body for management consultancy firms in the UK. Its mission is to promote the value of management consultancy for the economy and society as a whole. The MCA's member companies which is over 60 per cent of the UK consulting industry, employ around 35,000 consultants and work with over 90 of the top FTSE 100 companies and almost all parts of the public sector. The UK consulting industry is amongst the best in the world and a vital part of the business landscape.

Compliance with the MCA's tough entry criteria and rigorous Code of Practice means that MCA member companies are widely acknowledged to provide high quality services to their clients.

Able and How

Able and How is a unique change management consultancy, grounded in more than 20 years of expertise and success in all major sectors and geographies. We work in partnership with our clients to implement strategic change quickly, effectively and sustainably.  We believe that organisations deliver value when their people can adopt change. We specialise in supporting clients from an early stage, by designing the best strategic approach for implementation, and assessing an organisation’s readiness. Able and How’s unique approach to change management increases the success rates in programmes and accelerates results.