Founded by Myles Arnott in 2008, Clarity Consultancy Services is a Bristol based team of spreadsheet consultants. We help our clients to maximise the benefits of using spreadsheets within their organisations whilst minimising the risks.
We have extensive experience in providing spreadsheet solutions across a variety of business sectors, for clients ranging from start-ups and SMEs to large corporate organisations.
We predominantly work with clients in Bristol, Bath, London and the south of England but are able to support worldwide via our remote support service.
Our spreadsheet consultants and trainers are Excel experts, qualified accountants and are dedicated to adding value to our client's businesses.
We focus on the individual needs of you and your business, and deliver bespoke solutions that meet your needs efficiently and effectively.
We believe in honesty and integrity, simplicity and clarity. We aim to be professional yet approachable, and make our work and its benefits as clear and understandable as possible.
Unlike many larger firms, we can give our clients the benefit of the individual involvement of one of the Directors of our business.
Myles has extensive experience in best practice use of Excel in business. Prior to setting up Clarity, Myles worked in Financial Analyst roles providing key business information and developing Management Information Systems across a variety of industry sectors.
At Clarity Myles focuses on delivering bespoke Excel training, developing Excel based models and implementing Management Information Systems.
“Microsoft Excel is one of the most used pieces of business software, but is rarely used effectively. I am motivated by helping individuals and businesses to get the most out of Excel."
Chris is a Chartered Accountant who in recent years has worked on delivering various finance projects, building on experience gained in audit and analyst roles. These projects have enabled businesses to meet regulatory changes, cut costs, and provide a single format and version of information from diverse sources.
At Clarity Chris focuses on management reporting and process design and re-engineering. He is a qualified 6 sigma practitioner.
Giles has spent more than ten years building a wide range of spreadsheet models across the defence, telecoms and leisure industries.
He developed and managed the financial models supporting Arqiva’s successful bid to become the Communications Service Provider for the smart metering network in the northern region of the UK, and went on to play an important role in the transition phase following on from the subsequent bid win.
At Clarity Giles heads up our Financial Modelling build and FAST Level 1 training and Spreadsheet Review services.
In his spare time Giles enjoys a challenge. He recently completed his first Ironman, and is now in training for the marathon des sables.
Clarity Consultancy Services Ltd Registered in the UK (06619745). Registered office: Unit 4, Vista Place, Coy Pond Business Park, Ingworth Road, Poole, Dorset.
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"The work recently done by Clarity Consultancy Services to upgrade the management accounting, budgeting and monthly payroll processing at Bristol Old Vic has made a significant difference to the efficiency of the finance team, meeting expectations across the board and in places exceeding it.
Significant step change improvements in the use of office technology have been achieved at reasonable cost and on budget."
N Gardner, FD, Bristol Old Vic
"I can clearly see how well my business is performing. I can finally sleep at night."
P. O'Toole, MD Retail Merchandising Services Ltd
"Excellent bespoke training course and has progressed my knowledge of Excel immensely. Good training materials and knowledgeable tutors. Have used on a couple of occasions and will definitely use again in the future."
Russell Beake, Financial Planning & Analysis at Mercer Ltd
"Truly bespoke training that accommodated our different knowledge levels and was excellent value for money."
Dawn Batchelor, Business & Finance Manager, Prospects Services Ltd