We provide leading membership organisations and associations with practical help, support and direction to drive current/future value and growth. Our unique consultancy services focus on optimising and enhancing strategic and operational activity to:

  • Increase new member recruitment
  • Improve existing member retention
  • Enhance member value propositions (MVP)
  • Optimise member engagement
  • Enable effective development and growth

Our consultancy services cover a comprehensive range of membership organisation and association specific areas including:

  • Accreditation services
  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  • Communications
  • Governance Change & Development
  • Operational Planning, Review & Delivery
  • Professional Standards
  • Membership Development
  • Marketing
  • Royal Charters
  • Strategy Development
  • Operational Delivery
  • Interim Leadership and Management
Other popular services include away day facilitation, change management, interim management, project and programme management.

Question: Why choose MemberWise?
Answer: Because we ‘walk the talk’ rather than just ‘talk’ it. See for yourself…

We are truly unique as our consultants have conducted senior management and leadership roles within a range of functions within leading membership organisations and associations. I.e. They have delivered the outcomes you may wish to achieve.

The team is led by MemberWise Network Chair, Richard Gott, who has over 15 years sector leadership experience. Over the past 5 years Richard has brought together over 4,000+ membership organisation and association professionals to drive the sector forward. This unique role has enabled a deep understanding of what best-practice looks like and how it can be implemented in a robust manner.

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Richard Gott
Richard GottMembership Expert
Richard is Founder and Chair of the popular association and membership professional network, MemberWise, and Chair of the CPD Standards Office Independent Advisory Board.

Rich has worked within the association and membership organisation sector for over 15 years and has held senior leadership roles within high profile bodies including:

British Dental Association (BDA), College of Optometrists (COO), National Assessment Agency (NAA), Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA), Chartered Institute of Educational Assessors (CIEA), Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP), Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych) and The Law Society (TLS).

Richard’s achievements include growing RCGP’s membership from 40,000 to 50,000 members in less than 3 years (generating a supplementary £16m in annual subscription income), reviewing and restructuring the RCPsych’s regional activity and creating the organisation’s 3 year strategy/plan (in association with the Chief Executive).

More recently Rich has completely restructured The Law Society’s Relationship Management team to ensure optimised member engagement with over 160,000 solicitor members in England and Wales.

Rich is a true advocate of professionalising the membership and association sector and he is known for ‘walking the talk’ with a ‘no nonsense approach’ from a membership development perspective!