Marakon Associates/Marakon Consulting
Marakon was founded in 1978 and in 2009 the firm was acquired by Charles River Associates. Marakon is headquartered in New York, New York and has three other offices in Boston, Chicago, and London. The mission of the firm throughout the years is to partner with senior executives of the world’s leading and most dynamic companies to drive sustainable value growth. It is a premier corporate strategy firm with the experience and reputation of helping CEOs, leadership teams, and corporations attain leading performance.
The firm prides itself on avoiding ‘one size fits all’ solutions, instead, the team works closely with clients— in order to challenge current strategies and provide custom insight-based advice. The primary approach is founded upon joint accountability and active engagement with clients. Marakon boasts a premier client list including leaders such as Nestle, Nordstrom, Boeing, Danone, BP, Merck, Barclays, Gillette, Roche, and McDonald’s.
Marakon has worked with business leaders for over 30 years. The teams at Marakon combine deep sector experience with relevant knowledge. The directors are hands on and present, helping clients create the capabilities and strategies to create competitive advantages.
Marakon aims to help clients create clarity in strategic direction, increase their level of ambition, and establish culture, standards, and accountabilities for execution. Specialties of the firm include: Profitable Growth Strategy, Corporate & BU Strategy, Value Based Management, Organizational Effectiveness, and Strategic M&A Advisory.
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- New York Area