Consulting News

The Global Cleantech Summit 2015 Offers New Visions for Smart Solutions

HELSINKI, Finland- The Global Cleantech Summit 2015 to be organized in Helsinki in September provides an international discussion and innovation forum for the global challenges of today: How to mitigate the impacts of climate change and the other pressing environmental concerns? How to succeed and take effective steps towards a better future with clean technologies?

Cyber Security Hiring Trends Revealed

Cyber security hiring has seen an increase of over 50% throughout 2014, with the trend set to continue throughout 2015. As a result of the increase in demand, cyber security salaries have increased at a rapid rate and it is not unusual for candidates, with in demand skills, to obtain salary increases of over 25% when changing jobs.

Frontiers in Finance – June 2015

This issue of Frontiers in Finance addresses the areas where financial institutions should be look in order to build competitive advantage and increase profitability.

Catalyst shows the way with Queen’s Award

Our management consultancy columnist Mick James says the prestigious award is a great boost for the undervalued knowledge economy in the UK, particularly in the export sector, where we often seem to value trading lumps of metal more highly than our intellectual prowess.

EY: Executive Confidence at Seven-Year High

As if the recently announced Charter-Time Warner Cable merger wasn’t enough proof, executive confidence in the global economy is at its highest level since the financial crisis in 2008, which could help fuel a record number of mergers and acquisitions, according to a report by consulting giant Ernst & Young released today.

ICIS Top Chemical Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Unveiled

NEW YORK and LONDON - ICIS Chemical Business ( ) magazine has unveiled its 2nd annual ICIS Top Chemical Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) listing of the most important deals in the global chemical sector - changes in control that could impact supply chains.

Equiteq report throws light on consultancy market

Our management consultancy columnist Mick James finds that the report reinforces the validity of acquisition as a vehicle for growth – and suggests that ‘disruption’ is both a threat and an opportunity for consultancy firms.