4C is a leading commercial, supply chain and operations consultancy that harnesses the power of people and collaboration to build transformative solutions that create sustainable impact for our clients and society.

The world is facing unprecedented challenges, from the increasing pace of technological innovation and globalisation to economic uncertainty and supply chain disruptions.

In this rapidly evolving landscape, it is more important than ever for organisations to find the right commercial, operational and supply chain capabilities and configure them in the most efficient and optimal way.

That is what we do best. We work with leading organisations across the public and private sector on their most complex problems. Our in-depth expertise enables us to create transformative solutions that deliver sustainable value and return.

Transformative Solutions
Sustainable Impact

We are a trusted partner, working with public and private sector organisations around the world. Our success is fuelled by our people who bring diversity of knowledge, experience and thinking to every project.

Services

Strategy

A well-designed strategy is essential for any organisation’s success, but to be effective it must be tailored to the unique needs of the organisation. We are committed to helping clients develop and implement strategies that deliver impact and long-term results.

Operations

Efficient operations require having the right operating model and underpinning capabilities in place. Our expert team has extensive experience in helping organisations to optimise their operations to maximise efficiency, reduce costs and improve customer satisfaction.

Procurement

Optimising procurement requires expertise to drive commercial excellence. We are established experts in identifying areas for improvement, developing and implementing commercial solutions, procurement transformation strategies and technologies to help organisations drive value.

Supply Chain

To overcome supply chain challenges, organisations need to adopt a strategic approach, with focus on areas that present the greatest risks and opportunities. Our team are experts in strategies to optimise supply chains, improve visibility and sustainability and reduce risk.

Sustainability

Sustainability is recognised by many organisations as a strategic priority that involves significant opportunities and risks.  We support our clients with developing and implementing sustainable strategies, achieving their sustainability goals and create lasting value.

Digital Innovation

A digital-first strategy is imperative for sustainable competitive advantage, whilst unlocking the full potential of commercial operations. Our co-creation approach accelerates digital transformation, improves user experience and empowers our clients to thrive in the digital age.

Industries

We pride ourselves on our multi-sector experience, working in partnership with leading organisations across public sector and regulated industry, retail and consumer, life sciences, and financial services.

Public Sector & Regulated Industry

From addressing domestic and international societal needs to providing public services, we collaborate with a broad range of government, public and regulated industry organisations to facilitate the delivery of world-class public services in a financially and environmentally sustainable manner.

Retail & Consumer

With a detailed understanding of the end-to-end supply chain issues our clients face, we help retail and consumer goods brands to optimise their commercial, operations and supply chain delivery to deliver sustainable growth, redistribute value and reduce risk to the benefit of everyone.

Life Sciences

Using our life sciences expertise, healthcare market understanding and commercial acumen, we partner with some of the world’s most innovative biopharma companies to support the global life sciences industry’s pursuit of greater wellbeing for patients.

Financial Services

From digital transformation and customer experience through to innovation, fintech collaboration and sustainability, we partner with financial service organisations to achieve their goals of customer growth, improved operational effectiveness, cost reduction, risk management and regulatory compliance.

Our team host and attend global events networking with industry leaders and sharing insights. We hope to meet you soon.

Upcoming Events

Procurement & Supply Chain Live

24-25 September 2024, London

Katy Gallagher & Pete Hatfield are looking forward to joining procurement and supply chain leaders at Procurement & Supply Chain Live in September.  They’d love to meet you if you will be there – get in touch with Katy or Pete.

At 4C we believe that business can be a powerful tool for creating positive change and we are proud to be a B Corp, leading the way towards a more sustainable and equitable future.

Our Group

Our sister companies work seamlessly as one team, offering a variety of complementary services across multiple industries and capabilities.

Anvil Analytical

Anvil Analytical is an industry leading platform providing “always on” supply analytics that combines years of specialist procurement consultancy expertise with cutting edge technology to deliver data driven insight into your third party spend, carbon, risk and contract.

EBIT

EBIT provides a unique blend of industry leading market intelligence, data, software and support that benefit clients, both immediately and in the longer term.  Working with leading brands across multiple sectors, EBIT provides effective and innovative procurement solutions.

Procure4

Procure4 creates sustainable value for clients by enhancing performance of their supply chains, through a talented and spirited community of experienced procurement operators who deliver cost base reduction projects, managed services and change programmes in the UK, US and South Africa.

Henkan

Henkan partners with global companies to instil a culture of excellence for improved organisational effectiveness, with seasoned practitioners who deliver tailored programmes that engage your workforce, from C-suite to shopfloor, to drive sustainable growth and real change at pace.