Adding value to your business

We believe that value comes from combining knowledge, experience and design capabilities to create agile strategy and business decision products that are designed to meet the needs of your business.

Adding Value

Knowledge + Experience + Design capabilities = Value


  • Value management
  • Risk and Innovation management
  • Change agents’ skills and strategies (facilitation, training, coaching)
  • Strategy development
  • Capability delivery (portfolio, programme and project management)
  • Engineering (hardware, software, process machinery)
  • Manufacturing (methods and management)
  • Marketing strategies
  • Information systems (architecture, security, assurance)
  • Stakeholder engagement (analysis, requirements, communications)


  •  Leadership and Management
  •  Consultancy design and delivery
  •  Training design and delivery
  •  Manufacturing and supply chain
  •  Industrial process optimisation
  •  Professional services design
  •  Small companies
  •  Government agencies
  •  Multinational public companies

Design capabilities

  • Empathy
  • Divergent thinking
  • Strategic insight
  • Imagination
  • Creative narrative development
  • Guided dialogue and facilitation
  • Convergent thinking
  • Capturing and communicating ideas
  • Describing implementation detail

My own view is that this was always going to be a challenging event,…, and I am frankly amazed that we achieved what we did. Thanks to you … for achieving this.

The value we add

Agile Strategy Design® and Business Decision Design® are complementary approaches to two aspects of business leadership and management required for successful growth:

  • Knowing where you are going and how you are going to get there
  • Making good decisions on the journey

We can help you and your organisation to make better progress towards your business goals with an acceptable level of risk.

We can assist you to;

  • Increase the focus given to your business priorities
  • Reduce and manage the risks inherent in growing organisations
  • Improve the effectiveness of your key staff
  • Increase productivity
  • Ensure that you stay in control

Who we are


Agile Strategy Design Ltd is the company that owns and develops the linked concepts of Business Decision Design® and Agile Strategy Design®. Nigel Stock is the Director.


Nigel has been a management consultant for over 16 years. Prior to that he held various management and leadership positions in a range of manufacturing companies including digital hardware design and software application development. His main areas of expertise include consultancy in the following domains; Innovation, Strategy Development, Portfolio Management, Programme Management, Project Management, Service Design and Information Assurance. He has worked with small start-ups, large multi-national companies and government agencies.

How we work

Nigel has always found it useful to work with trusted colleagues to provide constructive challenge and review of his work. He finds this helpful both to refine his own thinking and to provide assurance to clients that they are getting the most value that he can bring. Who he uses for assurance varies and he provides full transparency in that process and always ensures full confidentiality.