See inside your competitors’ worlds

Know what your competitors are doing now, predict what they’ll do next, and react quicker to steal a competitive edge.


Keep your ship afloat in choppy waters

Find the problem, get the Insight, tell them what they can do about it and then stay on top of things


Turn threats into profit opportunities

Forget your competitors’ big teeth. Study them from a safe distance, and turn their threat into opportunity.


Minimise risk, Increase Certainty and Make Better Decisions

Access the inside intelligence with confidence to reduce risk, remove uncertainty and make better informed commercial decisions.


Get to know your market inside out

Learn what your customers want, who is meeting their needs, and where the opportunities exist for you to win more business.

We are Octopus, the global Intelligence-led strategic advisory firm

Helping you solve problems, gain insight, provide actionable options. 

Intelligence-led answers to create growth, reduce risk and uncertainty.

And we offer a boutique feel with the big business capability.

A real global reach. And we are trusted by some of the world’s biggest companies and investors. As well as, middle-market players and start-up innovators.

Answering the questions you need to ask

So we answer questions like, what are your competitors planning to do next? And where can you win more business? Also, what should your next move be? And how do you minimise risk? As well as, how can you beat your competitors or enter new markets? And most importantly, how can we increase revenue and profits?

And we are here to help solve your problems

Octopus has unrivalled experience in isolating problems. So, delivering Competitive Intelligence-based answers and suggesting the best way forward. And, then be in a position to help you with greater certainty. And most importantly, confidence.

So, we have your back

Clearly, our Intelligence and real world experience gives us the discipline and processes. And the tenacity to get the job done. Therefore, we leave no rock unturned. So, you have the complete confidence that we will help you mitigate risk. To succeed in today’s markets and increase business development opportunities and capabilities.

Now ask yourself…

What problem can we help solve?

“Octopus has done some brilliant competitor research for us over the years and can get information you would have thought impossible”.

FT250 company Global Marketing Director  

So please let us know what we can do for you.


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