NEF Consulting

As the consultancy of the New Economics Foundation, we work with organisations towards a new sustainable economy – one that works for people and the planet. We do this through strategic consulting, training and impact evaluation services.



After this research was published, the Treasury announced significant improvements to the Scheme. The Financial Times reported: ​“Officials had read a carefully researched report by the New Economics Foundation.”

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Training Programme

Online and face-to-face training and workshops on Theory of Change, measuring social impact, SROI, commissioning for outcomes and social value, measuring local economic impact, community economic development and more. 

See the training pages for more.


How cost effective are social ventures?

December 2019: Unemployment had fallen to its lowest level since 1975.  The gap in the employment rate between disabled and non-disabled people in the UK was at 28.1 per cent. At the same time, UnLtd and NEF Consulting were looking at this issue as part of a new study into the impact of social entrepreneurs.

Who we work with

Our clients include government, other public sector and community organisations, charitable foundations, and progressive businesses.

Meet the team

The NEF Consulting team brings together a unique combination of expertise and experience of the public, private and not-for-profit sectors, both from within the UK and globally.