HEADway Advisory

The leading French strategy consulting firm for the higher education, research and training sector.

Our mission is to accelerate the development and growth of organisations in the sector.
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Our services

HEADway Advisory is the leading French strategy consulting firm, working exclusively in the higher education, research and training sector.



Stay informed about developments in the higher education sector thanks to our specialist publications:

  • L’Essentiel du Sup: our weekly newsletter
  • L’Essentiel Prépa: our monthly webzine
L'essentiel du sup

Strategy consulting

Development and transformation strategy, marketing strategy and branding, quality assurance for accreditations and certifications.

Some examples of our recent strategy consulting work:

  • Market positioning and marketing strategy
  • Transformation of business models
  • Digital transformation
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Executive search

Specialist recruitment service for higher education, training and research institutions.

Specialist HR & organisation design and development services for the higher education sector.

HEADway People

Surveys & data

We specialise in producing data and surveys that are specific to the higher education and research sector.

HEADway Insight

Edtech support & development

Promotion and development of Edtech ventures across the higher education sector.

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Communications & marketing

We offer specialist services to promote your research activity or develop highly operational marketing material and content for the higher education sector.

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6 good reasons to choose HEADway

In-depth knowledge

of the higher education sector, its environment and organisation

A professional and dynamic team

of renowned higher education professionals

A 360° vision

of the higher education ecosystem and the associated challenges

Agile, innovative solutions

developed in collaboration with you to best meet your specific needs

International references

to widen your horizons beyond the French context and offer you the best possible solutions

A rigorous methodology

suited to your organisation to ensure your projects are a success

Client portfolio