Working with us and our trusted partners

There are a number of ways to work with us at Funeral Solution Expert.

Consultancy input

As a business that needs our consultancy input to a specific challenge or project. This could be as a one-off fee or as part of an ongoing arrangement.


Research projects

As a business that needs a specific research project managing and executing. We either manage and conduct this work ourselves or we have a strategic relationship with Trajectory Partnership; a premium quality, multi-methodology insight and foresight analysis research firm with extensive experience in later life subject matters. We can work with them to help shape bespoke research projects for business, using both quantitative and qualitative methodologies.


Funeral plan regulation support

As a business that needs support for funeral plan regulation. Whether as a plan provider or as a funeral director seeking to become fully compliant ahead of and following on from FCA regulation. We have a partnership with a specialist compliance firm set up to help small and medium size businesses. We also help funeral directors who are considering their options in selling funeral plans and need expert unbiased guidance in respect of which of the leading provider plans offer best value and service.


Key stakeholders

As a business that needs to think about how to effectively engage and communicate with a range of key stakeholders including; new investors, MPs, Government departments, industry bodies, established or emerging organisations.


Public relations

As a business or company that is considering how to use public relations to communicate its purpose, products and services or re-balance the narrative being set by others. We can help you to protect, enhance or build reputations through the media, social media, or self-produced communications.


Reciprocal partner

Where we can share content and knowledge.


Charities

As one of our designated charities as part of our 10%+ charity promise.


Media partner

Simon Cox is available to share expert comment or opinion whether that is in print, in studio or on video call. We can also provide any aspects of our reports or thought leadership articles as required. We also have access to specialist PR support.


Industry contacts

We also have direct contacts with leading stakeholders across the sector including funeral organisations and plan providers, will writers, trade bodies (formal and informal), regulators, UK and Scottish Government, local authority membership organisations, consumer groups and opinion formers, specific interest groups, academic and relevant charities.


Advisory boards

Simon also sits on advisory groups and boards including: Scottish Government Funeral Poverty Reference Group and is a Board advisor to an Independent Funeral Firm.

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and research.

Discover more about Funeral Solution Expert

Send an email

We’re always happy to help.

In the media

Appearances and mentions.

Our blog

Articles, guides and research.