Be the Business is building a movement of businesses of all shapes and sizes across the UK who want to improve their own performance and share their advice and experiences to help others do the same.
We provide the inspiration, tools and resources for businesses to get started on their improvement journey. We enable business leaders to identify where there are opportunities for their business to improve and we extract the best advice and approaches from the business community and leading expert analysis to identify practical, straight forward improvement approaches that work.
In addition to the information and tools on this site we are also working with communities of practice across the country to understand what works on the ground, constantly learning and evolving our understanding and sharing that with businesses across the UK.
Members of the Be the Business advisory board
Former chief executive, Channel 4 Television
Senior fellow, McKinsey Center for Government
Chairman, KPMG Global Financial Services
Sir Roger Carr
Chairman, BAE Systems
President, global manufacturing and supply, GlaxoSmithKline
Chairman, Rolls Royce
Director-general of the CBI
UK country manager, Amazon
Partner, McKinsey & Company
Dame Fiona Kendrick
Chairman and CEO, Nestlé UK and Ireland
Sir Charlie Mayfield
Chairman, John Lewis Partnership
Sir Richard Lambert
Chairman, British Museum
Chief executive, Siemens UK
Sir Mike Rake
Chairman, Cisco UK & Ireland
CTO, BAE Systems