Building inclusive organisations for the 21st century

Agents2Change has been helping organisations since 2008. Founded by Mary McGuire, author of The Inclusion Edge and The Female Edge, she brings together experts in the field of transformation, inclusion and belonging to support leaders in honing their inclusion edge. With over 20 years’ experience, together with her team of experts, collectively bringing 160 years of expertise, Agents2Change help leaders and their teams achieve breakthrough results through building cultures of belonging.


Who we are and what we do

OUR Services

We have three areas where we can help you succeed


Diversity is a fact, but inclusion is a choice. What do you choose? Building truly inclusive organisation takes focus, commitment and investment. Our experience covers:

  • Developing inclusive leaders
  • Creating inclusive cultures
  • Building high performing inclusive teams
  • Crafting inclusive communication & engagement
  • Co-creating your roadmap to a truly inclusive workplace

Women are still vastly under represented at the most senior level in most organisations. The barriers to leadership are mutl-ifold, but organisations can target investments to redress this imbalance. Our experience covers:

  • ​Bespoke in-house group training programs
  • One-to-one executive coaching for women
  • Ally training and development for senior leaders
  • Advice on creating affinity groups for women and other diverse employee groups

Transformation does not need to be hard. We believe in bringing everyone on a journey. Capturing hearts and minds and helping people to experience change positively. Our experience covers:

  • Business strategy and digital transformation
  • Target operating model & business case
  • Business process improvement and redesign
  • Post merger integration
  • Organisational effectiveness
  • Programme design, governance & launch

Meet the team

At, we have an exceptional team of consultants with expertise in a wide range of areas from culture to supply chain, from finance to operations. We’re committed to solving complex business challenges using the latest technology and data resources, combined with our creative and collaborative strategic approach. Learn more about some of our talented professionals below.

Mary McGuire

Mary started Agents2Change in 2008, to help companies become more inclusive and harness the power of their collective workforce. Author of three award winning books including The Inclusion Edge and The Female Edge

Fionnuala McIntyre

Fionnuala has a particular passion and interest for working with female leaders and has ‘formally’ coached over 100 teams and 500 leaders during the last 12 years. Fionnuala has an innate ability to connect with clients and works from the key premise, of ‘ who you are is how you lead’ . Much of her work with clients focuses on mindset, beliefs, purpose, identity and ‘way of being’.

Didi Daley

Didi is passionate about coaching people to become fully actualised versions of themselves. Self-empowerment is her goal, and to achieve this, she works with each client to build their mental, emotional and physical resilience to help drive their personal and professional growth.

Sarah Archer

Sarah focuses on how to make your career satisfying, engaging and rewarding. Sarah is client centred approach which means it’s all about you! She has an MSc in Career Coaching and she regularly writes on career matters for The Guardian, Psychologies and various other publications, as well as taking part in online panels for Guardian Careers and Mumsnet.

Latest blogs

Mary McGuire

And so I went to the Ball

Last Friday I attended a winter ball. It’s not usually my thing, but I was supporting a charity that is dear to my heart. Let’s

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