Trusted, Agile, Valued, Innovative, Virtual

About Concentric Consulting

At Concentric Consulting, you’ll find an energetic, innovative team with a proven track-record of delivering measurable and sustainable business improvements. Our project delivery in the lockdown continues to be called upon to add value and create new ways of of connecting teams virtually to help them deliver.

Established for over 21 years, our small team has worked with over 37 clients in 17 countries – including more than 20 FTSE 100 companies. Those clients come to us because they value intelligently designed and delivered services that shift cultures and mindsets in a way that fosters greater success.

At an organisational, business unit, project team, or individual level, trust in us to engage and inspire transformation on any scale.

We have learnt so much through working with the Concentric team.
What Makes Us Different

Our success is the combination of specialist expertise, agile, adaptable and virtual approaches. While we’ve worked on the most complex projects on a global scale, we’ve retained the personal, responsive feel that only comes from a small consultancy.

Even in lockdown Concentric’s virtual program designed the transformation plan needed to deliver our project.

As a result, we don’t just offer the advantage of our extensive experience and proven models, but also the flexibility to create bespoke programs that address your unique challenges and desired outcomes. All from an open, user-friendly team that’s focused on bringing about innovative sustainable change – and lasting success.

Concentric’s design and delivery of a program of change,
“Performance Excellence”, within the Design & Build part of
the business changed a loss making unit into a profit making one

Sector Director Rail and Metro | Consulting and Rail

Our team


Nigel Butterworth

Managing Director

Nigel set up Concentric Consulting on the foundation of more than 30 years of experience in management and consultancy.

As a consultant, Nigel designed and built life cycle cost models for 30-year private financed capital construction projects and acted as advisor to project funders undertaking due diligence reviews of contract proposals. He also guided teams in working effectively and efficiently to deliver and maintain capital projects.

Following 14 years as a marine engineer in the Royal Navy, Nigel spent 12 years in the construction industry as a senior project manager, life cycle cost modeller, and consultant.

Nigel is a Chartered Building Engineer MCIOB, Building Services Engineer and Facilities Manager.


Linda McKane

Managing Director

Across all the commissions delivered, Linda brings players and leaders together for honest conversations designed to immerse all parties in the desire to achieve common goals and outcomes. Linda works with senior teams and sector and regional directors internationally – and is consistently invited back to manage services year-on-year.

Before a transition to consultancy, Linda held senior project management roles in the construction and rail infrastructure sectors for 10 years. As a facilitation practitioner, program manager and coach, she has delivered successful commissions for more than 15 years.

Linda also has a BSc (Hons) in Human Ecology, is a Chartered Engineer, Qualified NLP Master Practitioner, Qualified Coach and Certified Scrum Master.

As a facilitation practitioner, program manger and coach, she has delivered successful commissions for more than 15 years and is invited back to support and work with teams year after year.


Thomas Boothroyd


Tom has re-joined Concentric from his year out travelling in Asia returning to supporting the delivery teams in BP and projects with our rail and water infrastructure sector clients. Prior to joining Concentric Consulting he worked as a researcher, analyst and financial journalist for an investment management company.

Tom is a graduate of Lancaster University with a BA Combined Honours in Economics and Politics.


Karan Pandya

Concentric Partner – Senior Consultant

Karan is a proactive and versatile consulting professional with effective communication and presentation skills, he is also experienced at driving programmes forwards at pace in time-pressured environments. Karan has supported Concentric’s clients through transformative organisation design programmes ensuring integrated design, buy-in and transition to new operating models, processes and technology.

Karan has an expertise in the development of data architecture/E2E data governance and financial models. He has also supported Concentric’s clients in the design, testing and monitoring of change process improvement solutions and the development of multi-million pound business cases.

Prior to joining Concentric, Karan developed project management skills working on a palm oil venture in Malaysia, social enterprise projects boosting employment in rural India and as part of his degree worked in Barcelona and Madrid. He is a graduate of the University of Exeter with a BA Combined Honours in History and Spanish. He is an NLP Practitioner and Scrum Master.

Our associates

We have built a trusted network of specialist associates, each offering their expertise to deliver consistent value for our clients.

Contact us to see how we could help your people, your teams, and your business.