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VERLING CONSULTING has been delivering high quality, high impact one-to-many training course and programmes for the past fourteen years. Making common sense common sense.


To date Francis Verling has delivered mentoring to over 500 business owners. This experience has given him a unique understanding of the challenges business owner encounter and how these can be overcome.


Through VERLING CONSULTING’s business consulting services, businesses can access the full range of VERLING CONSULTING expertise and experience (over thirty years), through in-depth engagement with your business.

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Book a consultation today and speak directly with Francis Verling. Consultations can be arranged in one hour periods and can be conducted by telephone, mobile phone, table or desktop - whichever method you are most comfortable with. Use the button below to book your next consultation and progress your business idea or tackle your biggest challenge. Your success is our motivation!
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About Verling Consulting

VERLING CONSULTING is a management consulting practice based in Blackrock, Co. Louth, Ireland. Its lead consultant Francis Verling has over thirty years’ experience in business. Verling Consulting provides training, mentoring and business advice to entrepreneurs, start-ups and micro-enterprises. Verling Consulting can help you achieve business success.

Verling Consulting’s Sectoral Experience includes:

Consumer Products


Creative Industries (Craft, Digital Media, Design, Film, Television)



Food & Drink

Health & Leisure

Retail and

Renewable Energy

Founder and Principal Francis Verling, established the practice in 2007. He gained his experience and understanding of business development through his various roles working in Northern Ireland, Scotland and the Republic of Ireland. He has worked in Management Consulting, Economic Development and Manufacturing. He previously held senior management roles in Edinburgh Crystal and Scottish Enterprise Glasgow in Scotland, and in Waterford Crystal and Howmedica International in Ireland.

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