About Us

We are growth consultants and proven marketing leaders. We offer dedicated support and advice for small, medium and enterprise businesses with growth consultancy and marketing as a service. We consult, plan and deliver so your business can achieve its full potential.

Sonia is a high energy, people focused, accomplished C-Suite Customer Director. With over 25 years of experience working across world class organisations such as Orange, Asda, Morrisons and Lloyds Banking Group, she brings a wide ranging and cross category approach to Strategic Marketing, from Retail, FMCG, Financial Services and Telecoms.

Ed’s 30 year experience in managing Comms at senior board levels across Retail, Financial Services, Fashion and Manufacturing leads to both effective PR strategies and high value execution.  As a well-connected and hugely respected, award winning PR professional, Ed has honed his “wonky thinking” to create some of the UK’s most infamous campaigns and front pages.

Claire is a decisive, highly organised and self-motivated marketer with over 17 years’ experience developing and executing marketing strategies in the creative agency, retail, telecoms, property and construction sectors. She loves to work on integrated B2B and B2C marketing and strategy creation with a focus on generating results and building lasting relationships.

Zoe is a results driven marketeer with nearly 20 years B2B experience creating and implementing marketing strategies across a multitude of sectors including telco, software, third sector, distribution and more. Commercially aware, adaptable and skilled at analysing and using using data to drive decisions.

Our Core Values

The SME Partners is not just our name, it’s our mantra. We become your partner, identifying and actioning the growth plans that will allow your business to reach its full potential.

Good work takes time.

We believe in sustainable growth, not short-term fixes. Partnerships build success, for the long term.

Achievable, measurable results.

If it doesn’t have a number next to it, we won’t recommend it. Data is key to the way we make decisions.


Open, honest and direct.

We are not afraid to tell you something isn’t going work. And we’d expect the same from you.