NNIT acquires Swiss-based consultancy business

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NNIT acquires Swiss-based consultancy business

NNIT A/S announces that it has acquired Halfmann Goetsch Partner AG (HGP). The acquisition provides NNIT with a stronger presence in European life sciences hubs Frankfurt and Basel, and strengthens its position as an international leading IT transformation partner for life sciences companies.

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Global consulting firm selects Dayton area for new digital hub with 60 high-tech jobs

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Global consulting firm selects Dayton area for new digital hub with 60 high-tech jobs

A global company with a 100-year history has chosen the Dayton area for a new digital hub that will house its growing workforce.

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New task force to tackle diversity in global consultancy and engineering industry

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New task force to tackle diversity in global consultancy and engineering industry

International engineering federation FIDIC (the International Federation of Consulting Engineers) has set up a new diversity and inclusion task force to actively support representation and inclusion from more diverse groups so they can become leaders and influencers in the consulting engineering sector.

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NHSI clears trusts to hire consultants as money worries worsen

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NHSI clears trusts to hire consultants as money worries worsen

NHS Improvement has authorised a tranche of financial support projects, ending a mini-drought in trusts tendering for management consultancy.

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Accenture myConcerto launches in South Africa

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Accenture myConcerto launches in South Africa

Marking the launch of key SAP enterprise solution myConcerto, Accenture recently hosted the SAP Intelligent Enterprise client event in South Africa.

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Romania’s consultancy market hits EUR 200 mln after “one of the best years”

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Romania’s consultancy market hits EUR 200 mln after “one of the best years”

Roumania's consultancy services market grew by 6% last year compared to 2017, to more than EUR 200 million, according to data provided by the management consultancy company Horváth & Partners. The firm estimates that the growth rate of 6% will be maintained this year as well.

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EY Australia gives staff three months leave

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EY Australia gives staff three months leave

The Big Four firm has introduced three new programmes to support flexible working including the Life Leave Scheme, which allows staff to take 12 weeks unpaid leave

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New fintech consultancy launched to meet growing global demand

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New fintech consultancy launched to meet growing global demand

A new management consulting firm has opened in Cayman, led by fin tech experts Brandon Caruana and Brian Tang. Cartan Group LLC is the first technology-focused strategy and management consulting agency on island, dedicated to helping institutional clients embrace emerging technologies that could disrupt their global strategies and operating models.

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Forbes Recognises Trianz  for the 2nd consecutive year

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Forbes Recognises Trianz for the 2nd consecutive year

Trianz, a global digital transformation consulting and technology services firm, has achieved its second consecutive year recognition as one of 'America's Best Management Consulting Firms' by Forbes in its 4th annual listing comprising 218 firms.

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Atkins Appoints New Chief Executive Officer of Engineering

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Atkins Appoints New Chief Executive Officer of Engineering

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, announces that Mr. Grant Porter has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the company’s Engineering, Design and Project Management business in the Middle East and Africa. Located in the Middle East.

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America's Best Management Consulting Firms 2019

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America's Best Management Consulting Firms 2019

At a time when disruption is seemingly the only constant in the corporate world, business leaders have increasingly enlisted management consultants to develop the digital solutions, employee experiences and financial strategies they need to remain competitive.

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Bernstein launches laundry consulting firm

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Bernstein launches laundry consulting firm

David Bernstein has launched a new consulting firm, Propeller Solutions Group, offering services primarily to the laundry industry. Bernstein is returning to consulting after a 5-year hiatus during which he established and led Lapauw USA. The new firm will begin offering services immediately.

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BGF Invests £11.6M in Invenio Business Solutions

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BGF Invests £11.6M in Invenio Business Solutions

BGF, the UK’s most active investor in growing businesses, has invested £11.6m in Invenio, a Reading-headquartered and global provider of business focused technology solutions and consulting services, to support the business’s continued growth.

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Accenture Interactive Expands Digital Marketing Services

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Accenture Interactive Expands Digital Marketing Services

Accenture has acquired Storm Digital, a full service digital marketing agency specialising in search, social and programmatic advertising services that transforms customer experiences through strategic, technological, analytical and creative solutions.

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HCL Technologies to buy Strong-Bridge Envision

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HCL Technologies to buy Strong-Bridge Envision

HCL Technologies share price fell in trade today after the firm announced the acquisition of US firm- Strong-Bridge Envision to enhance the 'Digital Transformation Consulting capabilities'.

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Management Consulting - Which Size Company Best Suits You

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Management Consulting - Which Size Company Best Suits You

Within the Management Consultancy space there are a massive amount of firms of varying sizes and specialities, each with their own unique culture…but also shared traits. Quite often it entirely depends on the stage of your career, where you are in your life outside of work and the type of person you are as to which of these firms best suits you. I will try to break down these firms below to give you a better idea of what types of firms might be worth exploring, however there is no better way than first meetings to judge a company.

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Former KPMG analyst becomes youngest banking CEO in Africa

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Former KPMG analyst becomes youngest banking CEO in Africa

At the age of 28, former Business Analyst and Management Consultant at KPMG Nigeria Oluwaseun Runsewe has become the youngest Chief Executive Officer of a banking institution in Africa through the launch of her entrepreneurial fintech venture by the name of Switch.

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Teneo Acquires Quay Advisers

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Teneo Acquires Quay Advisers

Teneo, the global CEO advisory firm, today announced that it has acquired Quay Advisers, a leading strategic communications and investor relations advisory company based in Sydney, Australia.

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Japan Airlines, Accenture pilot AI-based airport service

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Japan Airlines, Accenture pilot AI-based airport service

Japan Airlines (JAL) is working with Accenture on a new service that applies artificial intelligence (AI) to answer passenger requests at the airline’s check-in counters. The service assesses what check-in counter agents are saying to passengers and then pushes relevant information to the agents’ tablets in near real-time, which includes additional relevant information tailored to the individual’s journey. JAL and Accenture have already started piloting the AI-enhanced service at its international check-in counters at Narita Airport and Haneda Airport.

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Phillips Consulting, US firm partner on human resource

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Phillips Consulting, US firm partner on human resource

Phillips Consulting Limited plans to partner Human Capital Growth (HCG), a United States-based talent management firm, to provide evidence-based human resource and talent management certifications to the market.

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