Developing high performance Leadership

Supporting the development of leadership skills within individuals and their senior teams, QuoLux provides both high performance development programmes for, and individual consultancy to, directors and owner-managers throughout Gloucestershire and the South-West.

Leadership that Transforms



LEAD is a ten-month intensive leadership development programme for business leaders and senior managers. Outstanding coaching from QuoLux combines with peer-group support from other business leaders.


The twelve-month long GOLD programme supports leaders of SMEs to work in each other's organisations through a mixture of simulated board meetings and workshops, focusing on business planning, change management, decision making processes and culture change.


GAIN focuses on the leadership of innovation whilst building on the desire of participants to learn from and work alongside peers from different local companies.


The ‘practical MBA for SMEs’. Through a ground-breaking partnership with University of Gloucestershire have your learning accredited from LEAD-GOLD-GAIN to attain an MBA (Leading Business).

  • LEADlight

  • LEADlight is a six-month programme for ‘middle leaders’ – those managers below the Board and senior management team – to help them to develop their skills and awareness; to improve their performance and get better results from their teams; and to prepare themselves for senior management responsibilities.


  • This is our strategic consultancy arm with its range of services which works with you and your management team in your workplace to help you to improve the performance of you and your organisation.

What kind of leader are you

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Our Book

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Your leadership is the key to business and economic growth in the country. Improving the leadership of small and medium sized enterprises (SME) holds the key to economic growth; that's the rallying call to owner/managers.

But how do we learn to become better leaders?
Where do we find the time?
And where's the evidence that better leadership will impact on the bottom line?

Our highly acclaimed book LEADing Small Business discusses business growth through leadership development and shares the compelling experiences of local owner/managers that will inspire you to take the next step in your leadership journey and strategy for growth.

Irreverent Dialogue - From The Blog

Becoming a Better Person

Business people often struggle with the softer side of leadership yet mastering these skills can be transformational.  “Your beliefs don’t make you a better person – your behaviour does”. This phrase was a game changer for Julia Everard when she first heard it in one of the LEADTM Masterclasses[...]

The Secrets to Successful Succession

With two thirds of UK businesses failing because they don’t have a succession plan in place, it’s hardly surprising that the transition of ownership and leadership weighs heavy on most business leaders’ minds. Here, Jo Draper, Director of QuoLuxTM, sponsors of the Family Business of the Year[...]

The Fruits of Success

Last week the Bristol business community celebrated an exceptional home-grown success story, when Arthur David, Food with Service Ltd was named the best Family Business and crowned overall Business of the Year in the BristolLive & Bristol Post Business Awards 2019.  As sponsor of the Family[...]

Raising a Family Business

“Every growing business faces its own leadership challenges, but for family firms these can feel particularly acute,” observes Jo Draper, Director of QuoLux, sponsor of the Family Business of the Year category in the BristolLive & Bristol Post Business Awards 2019.  “It’s often an[...]