Challenge Consulting


Challenge Consulting is an award-winning niche consulting firm with deep experience in the Financial Services sector.

We are rapidly emerging as specialists in Wholesale Banking, Asset Finance, Vehicle Leasing and Contract Hire.  We are increasingly asked by our clients to help them resolve specific industry issues. We bring a combination of industry-specific experience and insight from beyond the sector.  Our track record also includes clients in more diverse fields including local government, aerospace and retail.

Over the past 15 years Challenge Consulting has become known as a provocative and challenging consulting firm.  We have enabled senior management teams to deliver more than they thought possible.  We help clients recognise when change is needed; help them to deliver this change in a pragmatic way ensuring sustainable results; building internal capability as we go.  Our broad experience enables us to radically challenge current practices and push back the boundaries of what can be achieved.

Our aim is simple; to deliver the best solutions for our clients.

Welcome to Challenge Consulting

Leasing Life Who's Who
05 March 2015

Leasing Life has published its Who's Who - the annual list of the leasing industry’s most powerful influencers, which includes our MD Chris Cooper.

If you are a subscriber to the Leasing Life website you can click here to read the article on the website.

CEO challenges for 2015
20 January 2015

Our MD Chris Cooper, President of the Management Consultancies Association, talks in the Times today about the challenges facing business leaders in the coming year. Key priorities include establishing a clear business strategy, innovation and maintaining operational effectiveness. As important for executive teams in a range of industries is the imperative to improve and manage brand reputation.

Click here to see the full interactive Times Raconteur publication or here for a static pdf version of the section with Chris's article.

Leasing Life Annual Review
15 January 2015

Leasing Life's vox pop Annual Review seeks insight from a few of the asset finance industry's senior players as to what they saw as instrumental for the events of 2014 and what to expect in 2015. Our MD Chris Cooper talks about some of the successes of 2014 but warns of the importance of innovation and the need to be ready for any increase in interest rates in 2015 and beyond.

If you are a subscriber to the Leasing Life website you can click here to read the article on the website.
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