About Us


Great Northern Consulting is a specialist Business Consultancy based in North West England, run by Andy Wooles.

During his career, Andy has worked with clients of varying sizes across a wide variety of vertical markets, from start-ups to established enterprises.

Originally trained as a computer programmer, Andy quickly migrated into client-facing roles, through technical support, sales and marketing positions. His management and marketing skills were developed working within both national and international technology companies, including running the European subsidiary of a US software development company, before establishing his own consultancy.

Great Northern Consultancy can offer its clients:
- Strategic advice and assistance, including operating as a Non-Exec. Director.
- Broad technical knowledge & analytic skills gained through 25 years experience in the business use of information and web technologies.
- Business-led approach to the adoption of technology.
- Strong business management skills and knowledge
- Bespoke on-site training

Andy is a Chartered Engineer, Member of the British Computer Society and a Chartered IT Professional.

Andy is also a folk musician and morris dancer,  cook and cyclist.

Andy Wooles, Great Northern Coinsulting