Your Business Consultant & Mentor
in London

Are you the owner of a small business or start-up business in London?

If so, you know that the competition is fierce, but with the right guidance and support, you will succeed. That is where Chris Dowling can help and support you.

Chris is a business consultant, mentor and coach with over 40 years of hands-on business experience – he ‘has been there and done it!’ He has helped hundreds of businesses in London develop and achieve their goals. He works with family businesses, established businesses and start-ups.

Chris helps businesses and their owners with a wide range of support:

Sounding board and critical friend

Being a business owner is often a lonely place. There is no one to talk through ideas with. What are the best solutions to avoid the pitfalls, and how can the positives be developed? Work with Chris as your sounding board and critical friend to move  your business forward.

Business planning

Create a solid and workable business plan and strategy with expert guidance. Whether you’re an established business or a startup, a well-developed business plan is essential for growth and success.

Marketing and sales

The key to success in business is marketing and sales – no sales, no business! Drive your business forward with effective marketing and sales strategies. Chris provides support with planning, implementing and optimizing marketing and sales work.

Financial management

Focus on your financial performance – get the numbers right and understand them.  Gain insights into cash flow management, cost control and overheads to ensure overall financial efficiency to improve the profitability of your business.

Strategic planning

Define the strategic direction of your business for long-term success. Chris will work with you collaboratively to identify growth opportunities and create actionable plans to achieve your goals.

Personal development

Develop as a business leader and overcome the challenges and obstacles faced by every business owner. Chris has faced many challenges in business – both good and bad ones! Chris will help you improve your skills, build confidence and navigate you through the challenges on your road to success.

Book your FREE consultation with Chris now

Business Consultant and Mentor

Chris operates primarily in London and is based in Uckfield, East Sussex. His expertise includes a wide range of businesses in London and its surrounding areas, including key locations such as:

  • Islington
  • Camden
  • Enfield
  • Kensington and Chelsea
  • Hammersmith and Fulham
  • Ealing
  • Tower Hamlets
  • Newham
  • Barking and Dagenham
  • Greenwich
  • Brixton
  • Wimbledon
  • Westminster
  • City of London

With his knowledge of the local economy and the challenges and opportunities in these areas, Chris will help you develop and grow your business. The route to success can include a customised business plan to meet the needs of your business – or if you already have a plan, he will support you with implementation and action.

North London

Chris's expertise extends across North London, including diverse neighborhoods like Islington, Camden, and Hackney. He has worked with businesses in Finchley, Barnet, and Enfield, providing tailored strategies for growth. Whether it's a trendy cafe in Shoreditch or a technology startup in King's Cross, Chris has the know-how to guide businesses in this vibrant part of the city.

West London

From the bustling streets of Kensington and Chelsea to the commercial hub of Hammersmith and Fulham, Chris has supported businesses in every corner of West London. Whether you're in Ealing, Brent, or Harrow, his guidance can help you navigate challenges and capitalize on opportunities. Chris has a proven track record of assisting a variety of businesses, from fashion boutiques on Portobello Road to modern startups in White City.

East London

Chris's reach in East London spans from the financial district of Canary Wharf to the creative community of Shoreditch. He has partnered with businesses in Tower Hamlets, Newham, and Redbridge, offering expert advice for success. Whether it's a traditional market stall in Stratford or an art gallery in Walthamstow, Chris can provide the insights you need to thrive in this dynamic area.

South London

Chris's expertise extends throughout South London, covering areas like Lambeth, Southwark, and Croydon. He has worked with businesses in Brixton, Dulwich, and Wimbledon, tailoring strategies for growth. Whether you're a family-owned restaurant in Greenwich or a tech company in Croydon, Chris's guidance can help you navigate the competitive landscape and achieve your business goals.
Why Chris Dowling?
  • Personal service from the start.

  • Tap into a lifetime of frontline business experience and knowledge.

  • Initial DISCOVERY consultation – free of charge and no obligation.

  • Gain confidence to deal with business challenges and opportunities.

  • Avoid the negatives pitfalls -focus on the positives.

  • Agree and implement proven solutions to make your business more efficient and profitable.

  • Get straight to the point and move forward.

  • Benefit from his extensive network of trusted associates.