Nile. The Strategic Design Consultancy

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Contact Nile

For general enquiries (or if you’re not sure who you need to speak to) you can always reach us at:

+44 (0)131 220 5671

Nile HQ
13 – 15 Circus Lane

Invoicing and finance –

Project enquiries

No two problems are the same. Our client partner team work with you to understand your challenge, then shape solutions that deliver real-world results.

Founding Director

Sarah Ronald

Founder. Leader. Investor. Sarah’s spent 20 years working with changemakers around the world to build better businesses through digital and design-led transformation.

Head of Customer Success

Kirsty Bell

Kirsty steers many of Nile’s key relationships, and has consulted on topics from transformation and people & change, to operating models and their fitness for the future.

Client Partner & Principal Consultant

Robyn Johnston

Robyn chose a career in Design to make a difference to the way people live and work. As a client partner she shapes teams and projects (in between conquering Munros).

Operations & talent

Our knowledgeable team are here to help you out.

Design Ops Manager

Victoria Johnston

Victoria is head of Design Ops at Nile. Starting out as a photographer, Victoria moved into studio management and business support, and has since built a career supporting creative people get stuff done.

Head of Talent

Susie Walker

Susie leads our talent operations, and is Nile’s expert at finding outstanding, mission-focused people to match with meaningful and impactful work.

Talent Manager & Executive Assistant

Laura Sheen

Laura supports our associate teams, and assists our executive group at Nile. Having lead research and marketing for several big brands before joining Nile, she’s focused on helping high performing teams find success.

Interested in joining the team?

We’re always open to conversations with people who share our values.

Learn more >

We also work with associates within our Nile network

We work with a hand-picked team of trusted associates, bringing specialist skills and expertise to client engagements.

Read about our associate offer >


Come and see us in the real world

Visit our HQ

We don’t like to boast, but we’re pretty sure we’ve got the nicest office in Scotland.

We’re based on the most instagrammed street in Edinburgh in the city’s New Town (a UNESCO World Heritage site).

Check out what the influencers have been snapping recently.

Circus lane on Instagram