about us

We thrive on variety, love a challenge and are passionate about helping our clients fix their problems. We combine the extensive knowledge and experience of our people with the latest process and technology innovations to provide our clients with transformative solutions with sustainable results.

our values


Our teams of industry experts and seasoned procurement practitioners work together to provide clients with levels of knowledge and insight they rarely have in-house. This depth of practical experience means we know when to apply tried-and-tested solutions and when it’s time to challenge convention.


We take a personal approach to each client relationship that allows us to really hear what their business needs and understand exactly how to tailor our approach and solutions.
We move fast while remaining agile so we can respond to feedback, new ideas and changing circumstances.


Our aim is to develop true partnerships with our clients and work closely together to grow their business.
Collaboration is also key to the effectiveness of our internal teams, whether that means coming together to resolve client issues quickly or collaborating to achieve our individual, team and company goals.


We are a forward-thinking company, always ready to adopt fresh ideas and new technologies but only if they can enhance our ability to deliver real results for our clients. Our open-mindedness extends to how we partner with each client, giving us a flexibility that ensures our solutions always meet the specific business needs.

4C Associates becomes a Certified B Corporation®

Our B Corp Status verifies 4C Associates as a business that is a force for good. We have joined a global network of businesses whose unified goal is to transform the global economy into an inclusive, transparent and enriching system. Our B Corp status is confirmation that 4C meets distinguished standards of high social and environmental performance. We will continue to drive a positive change for our clients, people, communities, and the planet.  

how this will benefit
our clients

We are committed to evolving and improving our tools and strategies to deliver better results. Our ‘Prosperity Framework’ helps clients understand how best to develop a programme to deliver ethical, environmental, and economic prosperity. 4C being a B Corp means that our clients can have confidence that work with us will have a have a positive effect on stakeholders.

how this will benefit
our communities

We will assess and report on our work to continue to improve social and environmental business standards. Our main initiative is to make the world a better place whilst flourishing as business. We support the social and economic wellbeing of communities through our pro-bono partnerships with charities and volunteering opportunities.   

how this will benefit
our people

Being a B Corp organisation emphasizes our commitment to our employees. 4C is able to deliver the excellent work we do for our clients because of our people and becoming a B Corp ensures that the organisation will maintain the high standards required to become part of this committee. Our employees will have confidence that 4C’s internal processes are ethical, fair and inclusive with a focus on a path to continuous improvement. 

how this will benefit
our planet

Sustainability is a key component of 4C’s offerings. We have a commitment to achieving net-zero emissions by 2030.   We follow and promote good sustainability practices through our operations and create innovative solutions to help our clients work towards net zero. Achieving a B Corp certification is one of 4C’s goals in our CRP (Carbon Reduction Plan) and is solid proof that as an organisation we are committed to delivering a sustainable future for our planet. 

our work and its impact

4C Associates works in diverse sectors and has worked hard to ensure that our projects have a positive impact on both our client’s and their end-consumers. With our B Corp status now confirmed, we are excited and eager to continue driving a positive change for our clients, people, communities, and the planet. 

Our work in the Public Sector: PPE during COVID

Our work in the Consumer Sector: Paperchase

Our work in the Life Sciences Sector: BeiGene