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Rich Lesser
BCG acquires BrightHouse 28/05/2015

Atlanta: The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is to acquire BrightHouse, LLC, the purpose–driven consulting pioneer. BCG also...

French consulting shows recovery 21/05/2015

London: The consulting market in France grew by 2.4 per cent in 2014 to more than €4billion, its best performance since the...


Keeping stakeholders engaged 08/05/2015

London: Peter Osborne, managing director of LOC Consulting, on best practice for stakeholder engagement during programme...

TRUSTECH drives NHS innovation 20/03/2015

Manchester: Keith Chantler, executive director at TRUSTECH, looks at the specialist consultancies driving innovation across the...


Roland Berger elects 8 18/02/2015

Munich: Roland Berger Strategy Consultants is underpinning a strong start to 2015 by electing eight new Partners, five of whom...

Ignacio Garcia-Alves
Arthur D. Little names 20 partners 28/05/2014

Brussels: Arthur D. Little, the global strategy and technology consultancy, has appointed 20 new Partners through a mix of...


3D Printing
KPMG sees disruptive trio 18/09/2014

London: 3D printing, Internet of Things (IoT), and biotech/ healthcare IT are amongst the top five disruptive technologies...

PwC London
PwC: End of the Office? 31/07/2014

London: The traditional nine to five office environment could soon become a thing of the past according to a new report by PwC:...


French consulting shows recovery 21/05/2015

London: The consulting market in France grew by 2.4 per cent in 2014 to more than €4billion, its best performance since the...

Benelux on rebound 18/05/2015

London: After seven difficult years the Benelux consulting market grew by 2.5 per cent in 2014 and is now valued at more than...


Sir Alex Ferguson
Fergie's management legacy
Patrick Madden: 14/05/2013

Manchester: Half a million people on the streets of Manchester last night, and barely a dry eye. The City was painted red (its...

David Wetherill
Wetherill set sights on Rio 24/04/2013

Manchester: It is easy to be cynical about consulting firms and giving, so here is a straight up, generous, good news story of...

news in brief

Tata teams with RCA
29/05/15 12:45

London, Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), India's biggest consulting firm, is to partner The Royal College of Art (RCA) in establishing a Design Innovation Lab to help foster design and technology innovation in the UK. The TCS–RCA Design Innovation Lab will develop and deliver joint research projects at the confluence of design, technology and business, with the goal of filing joint patents and publications. The Lab, located on the RCA's South Kensington campus in Central London, will also be able to host students on internships and researchers on sabbaticals.

BearingPoint expands in Nordics
27/05/15 13:09

Amsterdam, Helsinki: BearingPoint has acquired Magenta Advisory, an independent management consultancy in the Nordics, specialising in digitalisation. Magenta Advisory was founded in 2010 and now has a team of 22 and expects revenues of 4.5 million euros in 2015. The firm will continue to operate under its existing brand name for the rest of 2015, and will trade as BearingPoint from January 1, 2016. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Deloitte elevates Owen
26/05/15 12:55

London: Nick Owen has been elected as Chairman of Deloitte UK by the firm's partners. Owen is currently a member of the Board of Partners and Vice Chairman of Deloitte UK. His term as Chairman will commence on 1 June 2015, succeeding David Cruickshank who has held the role since 2007.Initially a partner in Deloitte's audit business, Owen has been a consulting partner for the last 17 years. He leads the firm's private sector consulting team and has advised many of the firm's largest and most influential clients, along with high growth smaller companies.

Lucie Hale - Bravo
25/05/15 12:41

London: KPMG in the UK announced the first winner of its Bravo Awards, new internal awards launched in April this year to reward and recognise excellence among the firm's 2,500 strong Central Services team, which makes up nearly a fifth of its total headcount.The top prize, holiday vouchers worth £3,000 and a week's additional paid leave, was won by Lucie Hale, a senior finance administrator based in KPMG's Canary Wharf office. is a forum for Europe's management consultants to share news, gossip, opinion and analysis. It draws together best practice and innovation in strategy, IT, outsourcing and HR, from management consulting firms and their customers across the continent.

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