Management Consultancy Clients

Portico has provided consultancy services for a large number of clients in healthcare, social care, local authority and other public-sector organisations, and not-for-profit organisations. We are currently supporting the delivery of some of the newest initiatives in health and social care to clients, including:

  • The Department of Health
  • The NHS Information Centre for Health & Social Care (HSCIC), and previously CfH/NPfIT
  • Strategic Health Authorities
  • Acute Hospitals
  • Mental Health Trusts
  • Clinical Commissioning Groups (and formarlly Primary Care Trusts)
  • Social Services Authorities
  • Central government

Technical Service Clients

Clients of our technical services include:

  • The House of Lords and the House of Commons
  • Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • St Mary's Hospital
  • Surrey Hampshire Borders NHS Trust
  • Ealing Primary Care Trust
  • West Suffolk Hospital NHS Trust
  • Surrey & Sussex Heathcare NHS Trust
  • Hounslow Primary Care Trust
  • West Surrey Mental Health NHS Partnership Trust
  • Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust

Education Sector Clients (Quartz)

  • Ascentis
  • Lantra Awards
  • University of the Arts London Awarding Body (UALAB)
  • Agored Cymru
  • Laser Awards
  • OCN London Region
  • AIM Awards
  • Open Awards
  • NOCN
  • SQA
  • AQA
  • CIWM
  • SFJ
  • Britsafe
  • ET Awards
  • RSPH
  • BPEC
  • CIOL
  • Innovate Awarding
  • Gateway Qualifications
  • OCN NI
  • People 1st International
  • IAB
  • CTH
  • RHS Qualifications
  • EU Skills
  • Crossfields Institute
  • Skills Education Group
  • NCC
  • CPCS
  • Kaplan
  • SmartAwards

Click here to open the Quartz web-site for more details of the above organisations and how they are using the Quartz system.


For many of the above, and other education clients, we have carried out a range of consultancy and technical assignments including information strategy development, business analysis, systems specification, software development, technical resource planning and recruitment, IT infrastructure planning and implementation, management and rationalisation of 3rd party support arrangements, website development, systems integration, electronic communications planning/advice, and technical staff training and coaching.