Top 10 Consulting Firms

consulting firms

A business consultant works with clients on strategy, planning and problem solving, and helps clients develop business skills and knowledge. On this article we have listed the top 10 consulting firms to work for, based on Vault’s Annual Consulting Survey.

1. McKinsey & Co.

McKinsey is a global firm, comprising more than 12,000 consultants and nearly 2,000 research and information professionals. Their clients reflect on their global nature. Around 40% are in Europe, 35% in the Americas, 15% in Asia Pacific and 10% in the Middle East and Africa. They serve a broad mix of private-, public-, and social-sector organizations.

Headquarters: New York City, New York, United States
CEO: Dominic Barton
Number of employees: 14,000
Founders: James O. McKinsey, Marvin Bower

2. Bain & Co.

Bain & Company is one of the world’s leading management consulting firms. They work with top executives to help them make better decisions, convert those decisions to actions and deliver the sustainable success they desire. For more than 40 years, they’ve been passionate about achieving better results for their clients—results that go beyond financial and are uniquely tailored, pragmatic, holistic and enduring.

Headquarters: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
CEO: Bob Bechek (1 Mar 2012–)
Number of employees: 7,000 as of May 2017
Founder: Bill Bain

3. Boston Consulting Group

The Boston Consulting Group has more than 90 offices in 50 countries, more than 14,000 employees, more than 900 partners, and more than 20,000 alumni. Now in their sixth decade, they continue not only to grow but also to embody the same timeless sense of purpose and the constant call for renewal that their founder Bruce Henderson instilled at their inception.

Headquarters: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
CEO: Rich Lesser
Founder: Bruce Henderson

4. Deloitte Consulting

“Deloitte” is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit & assurance, consulting, risk and financial advisory, risk management, tax, and related services to select clients. These firms are members of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee (“DTTL”). Each DTTL member firm provides services in particular geographic areas and is subject to the laws and professional regulations of the particular country or countries in which it operates.

Headquarters: New York City, New York, United States
Number of employees: 244,400
CEO: Cathy Engelbert
Parent organization: Deloitte LLP

5. PricewaterhouseCoopers

PwC is recognised as a global leader in professional services, working with many of the world’s most well-known organisations in countries around the world. As the opportunities and challenges they all see get bigger and more complex, they continue to adapt. But as they evolve as a business, what must drive everything they do is their collective and individual commitment to the PwC Purpose and their values — the foundations of their network.

Headquarters: London, United Kingdom
Number of employees: 223,468
Chairpersons: Raymund Chao (China), Kevin Ellis (United Kingdom), Tim Ryan (United States)
Parent organizations: Norvík hf., PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
Founders: Edwin Waterhouse, William Cooper

6. Oliver Wyman

Oliver Wyman is an international management consulting firm with a large focus on banking and financial services. Oliver Wyman consultants creates new knowledge in their fields, which makes them highly effective change agents for their clients.

Headquarters: New York City, New York, United States
Number of employees: 4000 employees
CEO: Scott McDonald
Parent organizations: Marsh & McLennan Companies, Oliver Wyman Group

7. Brattle Group

The Brattle Group originated in 1990 with five principals dedicated to integrity and excellence in economic and financial consulting. In 1995, Brattle combined with Incentives Research, Incorporated to strengthen its expertise in energy matters and opened its first office in Cambridge.

Headquarters: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

8. Cornerstone Research

For more than twenty-five years, Cornerstone Research staff have provided economic and financial analysis in all phases of commercial litigation and regulatory proceedings. They work with a broad network of testifying experts, including prominent faculty and industry practitioners, in a distinctive collaboration. Their staff consultants contribute expertise in economics, finance, accounting, and marketing, as well as business acumen, familiarity with the litigation process, and a commitment to produce outstanding results.

Headquarters: San Francisco, California, United States
Number of employees: 700

9. A.T. Kearney

A.T. Kearney helps your company transform from within, continually accelerating your momentum to stay ahead of marketplace disruption. Momentum demands energy and discipline. Constantly pushing the envelope. Stretching the imagination every day, rather than every few years. The reward? Market-leading performance. And a practical alternative to gut-wrenching strategic transformations.

Headquarters: Chicago, Illinois, United States
CEO: Johan Aurik
Number of employees: 3,500 (2,300 consultants)

10. Bridgespan Group

The Bridgespan Group is a global nonprofit organization that collaborates with mission-driven leaders, organizations, and philanthropists to break cycles of poverty and dramatically improve the quality of life for those in need. They are passionate about helping to find solutions to ensure equal opportunity and core human and civil rights.

Headquarters: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Founders: Thomas J. Tierney, Paul Carttar, Jeffrey Bradach

Some of the information on this article are from wikipedia.