EY Firm Profile

What is Ernst & Young best known for? The better question might be, what isn’t the company known for? Ernst & Young was originally founded as an accountancy but has since expanded into many other businesses. Rebranded in 2013 simply…

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Marakon – A Charles River Associates Company

Marakon is a “boutique” consulting firm with a long history who prides itself on having pioneered “value-based management” way back in the 1990s. Marakon used to be much larger and more successful, particularly prior to its bankruptcy and subsequent purchase…

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Galt & Company

Galt & Company Overview Note: Galt & Company was acquired by AlixPartners in late 2021. Our Firm Profile series continues with this deep dive into Galt & Company. Galt & Co is a unique player that is known for helping…

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Accenture

We profile Accenture, one of the world’s most humongous consulting firms – one that often gets lots of attention but mixed reviews from the consulting crowd. What’s different about Accenture Strategy? And – pray tell – what does Accenture do?…

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Simon-Kucher & Partners

  Simon-Kucher & Partners is a relatively small firm based in Bonn, Germany. Though the firm’s background is exclusively in pricing, in more recent years it has been breaking into other practice areas such as strategy, marketing, and sales. The…

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ZS Associates

Welcome back! Today’s expose is on ZS Associates (pronounced Zee S in the U.S.) – a premier boutique firm focused on salesforce and marketing optimization. Where did ZS Associates begin, and what are they known for? Founded in 1983 by Kellogg School of…

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EY Parthenon

A household name in the consulting world, Ernst & Young (EY) has gone through some dramatic changes in the past few years. Originally a behemoth as one of the Big 4 accounting firms, EY is now set up as a…

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KPMG Consulting Interviews and Culture

With a global workforce of 225,000 people and global revenues of ~$30B, it’s pretty obvious KPMG isn’t messing around when it comes to, well, anything. However, not all of its resources are pointed towards consulting, as it offers three lines…

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OC&C Strategy Consultants

  Today we continue our firm profile series with an in-depth review of OC&C Strategy Consultants. Founded in London, OC&C Strategy Consultants is a global player in today’s consulting industry and is growing quickly in the U.S. Known for its…

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