Pioneering leadership and management innovation

We’re global leaders in learning and development programmes - for great leadership and management. The evidence shows that better leadership and management delivers better results, no matter what industry you are in.

  • Delivering real individual and organisational impact, our tailored, innovative approach combines:
  • Great content: we produce learning materials in distinctive formats that work for business professionals
  • Industry leading EdTech: our unique online solutions are customised to match your company’s values and desired results
  • Design: starting with the outcomes sought, we design, deliver, measure and improve programmes with proven business results.

With distinctive services for executives, middle management, first time supervisors and all high potential people, we’re able to support each client’s unique ambition to prosper today, and to innovate for the future.

Leadership Team

Matthew Wolstenholme
Dr Matthew Wolstenholme
Director

Matthew works with fellow Directors and colleagues to deliver our company growth plan. He leads on continuous service improvement and capability development.

A background in advanced management research and university teaching, followed by several years in the management consultancy sector, provided the insights that underpin the unique KnowledgeBrief value propositions. He has a special interest in developing new commercial partnerships.

Justin Gowen
Justin Gowen
Director

Justin leads on the commercial development of the company and delivery of our major customer learning programmes, with a focus on operational excellence.

With a background of working in the City at several top investment banks and brokerages, he also represents KnowledgeBrief on financial services client engagement. He is highly adept at driving large scale projects and programmes ensuring high quality delivery against ambitious timeframes.

James Askew
James Askew
Product Director

James’ expertise is in designing innovative solutions for today's digital requirements - putting cutting edge technology at the heart of our business.

He is highly experienced in digital team and tool building with a focus on connecting digital capabilities to client success and business growth. James leads on the design and digital capabilities that are central to our services and organisation, implementing new ideas to streamline digital business processes while focusing on user experience.