Who we are

circleindigo was founded in 1999 by Gary Austin and Justine Marchant two highly experienced professional consultant facilitators with over 25 years experience of group, collaborative and participative working.

Gary Austin

Senior Consultant Facilitator

My natural authority combined with a down to earth approach enables me to build rapport quickly with individuals and organisations. The thread that runs through my work is making connections between people, ideas, concepts and theories. I'm committed to raising awareness and building capacity in people to effectively manage change and transition and build resilience. I continue to have a significant role in the development of the facilitation profession and seek to push the boundaries and raise the bar globally.

Justine Marchant

Senior Consultant Facilitator

I have an intuitive approach and I am at ease in difficult environments, managing uncertainty and tensions. My strength lies in an ability to embrace the complex, drawing out the essential from the complicated. At the core of who I am is the principle of servant leadership and my belief that all people have limitless potential. This enables the individuals and groups that I work with to see possibility and make real progress.

Private, public, third sector clients

  • Severn Trent Services
  • Sareos
  • Mental Health Research Network (MHRN)
  • Broadway Theatre
  • Hockerill College
  • Scott Wilson
  • Citi
  • Police Strategy Unit (PSU)
  • Greenwich Local Authority Childrens Services
  • Shoreditch Trust
  • BT
  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA
  • jkr
  • Harris HospisCare
  • RBS
  • Johnson Service Group PLC
  • Change First
  • Pace
  • Cross Roads Care
  • Training for Life
  • Learn Purple
  • University of Leicester
  • McDonalds
  • West Kent Arts Patnership
  • MARS
  • ACAS
  • Diabetes UK
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • Action For Children
  • BBC
  • Eurojet
  • Novartis
  • London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
  • Ident Trust
  • Clinical Research Network
  • Turkcell
  • BP
  • Catalyst
  • Barclays
  • Walt Disney
  • Stakeholder Forum For a Sustainable Future
  • Government Office for London
  • Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP)
  • Ministry of Defence (M.o.D)
  • Diageo
  • Zero Waste Scotland
  • Citizen’s Advice Bureau
  • English National Balle
  • Bruel & Kjaer
  • Fifteen Foundation
  • School-Home Support
  • The Royal British Legion
  • The Prince’s Trust
  • Maritime Cluster
  • Zurich
  • The Talent Foundation
  • Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA
  • Virgin Media
  • British Gas
  • Institute of Education (IoE)
  • Allergan
  • Jobcentre Plus
  • Independent Living Fund – Scotland
  • EFIRM
  • Allianz
  • KnowledgeBrief
  • Barclay Card
  • International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
  • European Bank for Reconstruction & Development
  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • Triodis Bank
  • Health & Safety Executive
  • Elavon
  • Home Office
  • Participle
  • UCAS
  • WiPM (Women in Project Management)
  • ABBYY
  • MBNA
  • Natwest
  • St. Ethelburgas Centre for Reconciliation & Peace
  • University of Westminster
  • IMS
  • Business, Innovation & Skills UK Government Department
  • Vodafone
  • NHS
  • RSA
  • Centrica
  • Spear
  • Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation
  • Brit Insurance
  • Office for Criminal Justice Reform (OCJR)
  • QBE
  • Cubic
  • Hyde Plus
  • Training and Development Agency (TDA)
  • Upstage

Our clients

We work with profit and non-profit organisations, cross-sector and cross-industry with executive and leadership teams, staff at all levels, customers, suppliers and prospective partners.

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The verbal feedback I have received from a few of the participants is that it was an excellent course and the "jungle drums" are rarely wrong. So well done, our people, like...
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