Our highly skilled multi-disciplinary research team combine their experience in the online and offline spheres to provide qualitative and quantitative research.


The best strategies and the strongest arguments are grounded in a solid evidence base.

Our research projects help to inform decision making, develop policy understanding and build the strongest argument.

We love getting into the detail of the most niche policy areas, the most complex regulated sectors, and most high profile policy areas.

Our projects are extremely varied but all provide high quality independent analysis, using qualitative and quantitative methods, such as…

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Research Services

  • Independent Policy Research

    Exploring policy issues in depth, often using stakeholder interviews to inform our findings. Our policy research is best used to drive public affairs and communications strategies.

  • Consultation Responses

    Working with clients, our consultants will develop your consultation response, challenge your assumptions, and develop your argument.

  • Perceptions Audits

    Policy, membership or organisational perceptions research for issues or organisations. This research can incorporate digital analysis and provide a benchmark to test the ROI of subsequent strategy.

  • Political Due Diligence

    Specifically developed for the investment community to articulate the political risk of investments.

  • Market Mapping

    An analysis of the current policy landscape to identify potential new market opportunities.

  • Digital Analysis

    Working with our digital insights team we can provide cutting edge research into the digital footprint of a policy area, brand or idea.

Research News, Reports and Case Studies

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Case Studies

  • Ameresco


    GK provided a comprehensive policy research and market mapping report for Ameresco, an American energy efficiency company looking to access the UK market. 

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  • Welltower


    GK conducted a market mapping report for Welltower, an American healthcare real estate investment trust, looking to enter the UK market.

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