Oliver Wyman is a global management consultancy with a primary focus on banking and financial services. It is headquartered in New York City with over sixty offices in the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East, employing over five thousand. In total, Oliver Wyman has more than 60 offices in 27 countries.
It was founded in 1984, and is now part of the Oliver Wyman Group, a business unit of Marsh & McLennan. They began by working with banks, insurance, and financial services companies. Since then, they have grown immensely, with a revenue of two billion U.S. Dollars. Fortune has named them one of the best companies to work for, and one of the best workplaces for millennials. They combine deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, organizational transformation, and leadership development.
Oliver Wyman is very involved in using their business to create a positive social impact on a global scale. Some of their social projects include: the Red Cross, Suicide Prevention in Australia, Big Society Capital, Eden Project, FoodCycle, Save the Children, the Entrepreneurial Refugee Network, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Daily Bread Food Bank, Kiva, Young Rewired State, Emirates Wildlife Society, City Colleges of Chicago, the Singapore Symphonia Company, Clinic by the Bay, Bob Woodruff Foundation, Civic Consulting Alliance and Alfatoun International. Currently, Oliver Wyman serves he United Nations as an expert advisor on climate change risks.