PA Consulting Group
UK infrastructure fuels surge in demand for environmental consulting
The UK environmental consultancy sector saw an 8.7% increase to reach £1.57 billion in 2015, according to Environment Analyst’s UK Market Assessment Final Data report published at the end of last year. The research affirms our recent global EC market study findings that the UK as part of the Western European region is one of the most buoyant markets for environmental consultancies worldwide at present (EA 06-Jan-16).
Wood Mackenzie Ltd
New Numbers Suggest A Big Year Coming In Oil Sub-Sector
Here's one of the most important charts we might see in oil and gas this year. New this week from industry watchdog Wood Mackenzie - showing how many offshore petroleum projects will likely see final investment decisions (FIDs) during 2017.
Bluewolf Launches Bluewolf Go; Consulting Reimagined to Get Companies Live on Salesforce in Weeks
Global consulting agency, Bluewolf, an IBM Company and a Salesforce Global Strategic Consulting Partner, announced Bluewolf Go, a new way to get companies live on Salesforce in just 30 or 60 days.
WNS to Acquire Denali Sourcing Services
WNS Limited, a leading provider of global Business Process Management (BPM) services, today announced that on January 10, 2017, the company entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Denali Sourcing Services, a leading provider of strategic procurement BPM solutions.
BearingPoint appoints three new regional leaders
Management and technology consultancy BearingPoint is entering an accelerated growth path to its target of €1 billion in revenue by 2020. Having established presences in China, the Czech Republic, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, the UAE and the US over the last three years, BearingPoint has reorganized its regional structure and appointed three new regional leaders to ensure sustainable growth and agility; it will also have a greater focus on innovation and globalization.
Cognizant Named a Digital Transformation Leader in the Life Science Industry
Cognizant today announced that market intelligence and advisory services firm International Data Corporation (IDC) has named it a Digital Transformation “Leader” in the life science industry.
Zebra Technologies Appoints Richard Hudson as Vice President and General Manager in EMEA
New appointment underscores Zebra’s commitment to drive growth in Europe, the Middle East and Africa...
Addressing security threats in intelligent transportation systems
Intelligent transportation systems (ITS) need security. Although the media focuses on vehicle attacks such as recent Chrysler/Jeep and Tesla vulnerabilities, few realize the breadth of the infrastructure threat
SMEs not concerned by Brexit says report by RSA
Almost three-quarters of manufacturers say that Brexit is not a risk to their business, according to a report released today by commercial insurer RSA.The report, entitled ‘Future Impacts’, assesses the effects of economic events, including Brexit, on business growth, as well as looking at the risks facing businesses and how they are managing those risks.
Gartner to Acquire CEB
Gartner, Inc., the world's leading information technology research and advisory company, and CEB Inc., the industry leader in providing best practice and talent management insights, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby Gartner will acquire all of the outstanding shares of CEB in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $2.6 billion.
Accenture Acquires Product Design and Innovation Firm Altitude
The acquisition will result in a unique combination of Altitude's innovation, design, and engineering expertise with Accenture's industry knowledge and full range of consulting, technology and digital capabilities including artificial intelligence, cybersecurity and Internet-of-Things (IoT).
Argon Consulting joins the MCA
Argon Consulting is a leading international independent supply chain consultancy firm.
Consultants make New Year’s resolution to uphold new principles of ethical behaviour, client service and professional development in 2017
Over 20 Consulting Excellence declarations published in first wave -
New hallmark of quality for management consulting firms.
Sparks Grove Expands to London
London – Today, experience design agency Sparks Grove, part of management consultancy North Highland, announced the addition of a London-based team, continuing to expand the agency’s presence outside the U.S.
How are trends in automotive segments shaping software testing?
The demand for automobiles in the global market is uneven, with the strongest growth in North America, the weakest in Europe, and the most inconsistent in growing markets like China and India.
Fact, Fad or Fiction: PwC DeNovo identifies five potential FinTech surprises for 2017
In the ever-expanding FinTech ecosystem, it is easy to get caught up in all the hoopla, hysteria and hype. As we enter 2017, PwC's DeNovo is providing our views on more plausible changes of direction in the FinTech space.
2017 tech trends
If 2016 seemed politically tumultuous, 2017 promises to be equally tumultuous on the technology front.
Capgemini UK plc
Robo-advisers and the future of financial advice
The wealth management industry is facing a wave of digital disruption. Developments in finance, science and technology have led to a new generation of financial technology start-ups. Most “fin-techs” focus on automated investment services, or so-called ‘robo-advisers’.
Atkins makes New Year’s resolution to uphold Consulting Excellence principles in 2017
Members of the Management Consultancies Association (MCA), including Atkins, are today making their own New Year’s resolutions, pledging to uphold new principles of ethical behaviour, client service and value and professional development in 2017, and providing evidence of how they do this in practice.
New partner leads Simon-Kucher’s Technology and Industrials business in the UK and Ireland Dr. Peter Colman joins the UK leadership team
London – The global pricing strategy consultancy Simon-Kucher & Partners has appointed London and Yorkshire-based Dr. Peter Colman to be one of its 97 partners worldwide.