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2022 Best Consulting Firms in EMEA for Economic Consulting
#1

McKinsey & Company Europe

Founded in 1926, the consulting monolith that is McKinsey didn’t take long to expand into Europe, experiencing rapid growth in the region as early as the 50’s. McKinsey has since become a dominant player in virtually every major market throughout Europe and the Middle East. Wherever you seek an “in” at the most prominent consultancy, you’ll find the world suddenly becomes a more connected and accessible place than you could’ve imagined.

36.01% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#1

McKinsey & Company Europe
#2

Boston Consulting Group Europe

BCG operates in 50+ countries worldwide, with half of the locations based in Europe and the Middle East. The firm’s diverse, local, regional and global teams bring deep industry and functional expertise to organizations, helping them to grow, build sustainable competitive advantage, and drive positive societal impact. BCG partnered with almost 1,000 organizations in 2020 on 900+ social impact & sustainability projects and 400+ climate & environment projects.

35.39% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#2

Boston Consulting Group Europe
#3

Bain & Company Europe

Bain & Company may operate presence in dozens of countries—with more than 20 offices in Europe, the Middle East & Africa—but that doesn’t keep the “heart” of the Big Three from functioning as one firm. Whichever path you pursue (and there are many), you’re sure to receive the same quintessential Bain experience that Bainies around the world say make this one of the most rewarding and enriching firms to join.

25.68% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#3

Bain & Company Europe
#4

NERA Economic Consulting Europe

NERA Economic Consulting understands what many people can’t: economics. The firm provides economic advice, analysis, expert testimony, and regulatory insight for global clients throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. NERA specializes in bringing academic analysis and rigor, objectivity, and real-world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.

24.84% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#4

NERA Economic Consulting Europe
#5

Frontier Economics Ltd.

Frontier is a European economics consultancy. The firm has expertise in finance, statistical modelling, game theory, market research and even the psychological side of economics. They help companies with market strategies, regulatory reviews, competition inquiries. And they help governments design innovative policies and regulatory systems.

13.47% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#5

Frontier Economics Ltd.
#6

Deloitte (European Consulting Practice)

Deloitte is a global provider of audit, tax, financial services and consulting. The firm is one of the Big Four accounting organizations. Services include corporate strategy, marketing and sales strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and innovation; manufacturing operations including supply chain; sector-specific service operations; infrastructure operations including outsourcing advisory and shared services; and financial management.

11.06% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#8

Deloitte (European Consulting Practice)
#7

RBB Economics

RBB Economics provides advisory services on all aspects of competition law. The firm has extensive experience providing consulting services on mergers and acquisitions, cartels and horizontal agreements, vertical agreements, dominance and monopoly inquiries, litigation and damages, regulatory issues, sector enquiries, and state aid. RBB serves clients across a number of industries, including banking and finance, broadcasting, chemicals and coatings, media, consumer goods, industrial and automotive, information and communication technology, and mining and forestry, among others.

10.54% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#11

RBB Economics
#8

EY (Ernst & Young) Consulting Practice Europe

Ernst & Young is one of the global Big Four accounting firms. They are best known for providing audit, tax, business risk, technology and security risk services, and human capital services. Through four service lines—assurance, consultancy, strategy, and transactions—they help transform businesses.

9.92% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#6

EY (Ernst & Young) Consulting Practice Europe
#9

PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) International Ltd.

Casual jobseekers are forgiven for wondering, “Is PricewaterhouseCoopers an accounting firm, a consulting firm, or something else entirely?” The answer is “yes”, and therein lie the possibilities. The second-largest professional services firm in the world, PwC offers a wild amount of opportunities for employees and clients to join a global network of problem solvers dedicated to transforming the industries it serves.

9.71% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#9

PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) International Ltd.
#10

FTI Consulting Europe

FTI Consulting one of the largest global financial consulting companies. They primarily help organizations manage and mitigate financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational, and transactional risks. The firm has been an advisor in some of the most headline-grabbing moments in history, including the Bernie Madoff investigation, the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy, the Bush vs. Gore dispute, the Major League Baseball Steroid case, and many more.

8.98% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#12

FTI Consulting Europe
#11

KPMG (Europe Consulting Practice)

KPMG is a multinational professional services network and one of the Big Four accounting firms. Organized as a network of firms that each bring services to clients, KPMG spans strategy and operations, analytics, business integration, business intelligence, business process management, change management, growth enablement, integrated business planning, organizational design, outsourcing, shared services, talent management, technology enablement, and transformation. On the risk management side, they offer advisory services in financial risk management, forensic, internal audit, risk and compliance, and IT.

8.35% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#10

KPMG (Europe Consulting Practice)
#12

Oliver Wyman Europe

Oliver Wyman’s European presence spans almost two dozen countries in Europe and the Middle East. Overall, firm’s international offices account for more than half of its global footprint. A talent-focused firm that prides itself on connectedness and collaborative culture, Oliver Wyman strives to staff consultants on the projects that best suit their talents regardless of their home office. This makes international travel and opportunity the norm—not the exception.

8.25% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#7

Oliver Wyman Europe
#13

Charles River Associates Europe

Charles River Associates is a global consulting firm specializing in management consulting and economic litigation services. CRA advises clients on economic and financial matters pertaining to litigation and regulatory proceedings and guides corporations through critical business strategy and performance-related issues. Clients include national and international companies; federal, state, and local government agencies and foreign governments; public and private utilities; and trade associations across a multitude of industries.

6.58% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#13

Charles River Associates Europe
#14

Gartner Europe

Gartner is one of the most trusted and prestigious research and advisory firms in the world. Gartner’s research doesn’t just analyze trends in the industry—it sets those trends—and Gartner employees believe that the world’s most comprehensive collection of technology, data, and tools is what drives their learning and development as professionals. Thriving on the frontlines of innovation, Gartner is a place for the tech savvy and the business oriented.

5.95% of Votes

2021 Ranking

#15

Gartner Europe
#15

Roland Berger Europe

Headquartered in Munich, Germany, Roland Berger is the first natively European consulting firm to expand internationally. While global in scale and scope, the firm maintains a distinctly European culture that makes it a fascinating and enriching place to make your professional “home.” For those looking for an international experience unlike any other, where better to start than the original European firm to go global?

5.74% of Votes

2021 Ranking

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Roland Berger Europe