Interim Management

A Strategic Resource To Support Your Business

Protempore is the company name under which Doug Bedford markets his services as an interim manager, available to you on either a time or project basis.

Our services

Change Management

We approach change that preserves your values, and allows the redirection of resources that accumulate to your requirements.

Strategy, Planning, Development

Adopting strategies tailored to your business. Accommodate peaks of workload, cover specific projects, implementation or change. All without having to pay salary throughout the year.

Financial Controls, System Implementation

An interim manager can achieve the result in a dedicated way, yielding results without a heavy exit cost and focused on the task at hand.

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What our clients say

He brought some great fresh ideas to our problems

Client A

We desperately needed to change. He was the catalyst

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