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ADvantage Consultancy
ADvantage was founded to concentrate on the following key areas:
• management development in business and education
• international personnel strategy and development
• organisational design
• strategic management

With combined experience in both education and industry ADvantage has been instrumental in establishing performance management processes and management development for senior executives and managers. Industry experience includes working in engineering, manufacturing and commercial disciplines with a major responsibility for International Personnel management. ADvantage believes in offering a tailored approach to any assignment with close liaison and follow up work as required. All the work undertaken is underpinned by the following ethical beliefs:

• You, the customer, are unique and important
• We work with honesty and integrity
• We are business focused and people orientated
• We offer on going support
• We offer value for money
• We delivering on time within budget
• Everyone is of value and deserves respect

Anne Draper has a postgraduate diploma in Personnel Management, and Certificate of Education. She is a member of the Institute of Management and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel. She is Chair of the North Staffordshire and South Cheshire Branch of the CIPD, and is a fully qualified and experienced teacher. She has also been a keynote speaker at numerous conferences particularly in the International Personnel arena.

Anne has extensive experience in the areas of management development and human resource issues as well as organisational restructuring. She has worked in large and small businesses and has earned a high reputation for delivery of results.

Alan Draper is a highly focused and successful Engineering Executive with extensive experience in a variety of sectors and at levels including Director. He is qualified both technically and in business with an MBA and is a member of professional bodies. These provided the foundation in leading the delivery of designs to manufacture, and engineering services direct to customers internationally.

His experience in the automotive sector is particularly strong having worked in mainstream vehicle manufacturing and in the supply chain. He has met challenges commercially with P and L responsibility for a business unit, in product engineering line management, project management of product and process and in team building.





Anne Draper

Alan Draper