Thursday April 25, 2019

Pierre Nanterme Pushed Accenture to Rethink Its Mission in Consulting – Wall Street Journal

Pierre Nanterme Pushed Accenture to Rethink Its Mission in Consulting  Wall Street Journal As CEO of Accenture , Pierre Nanterme pushed the global consulting company to expand rapidly, acquire outside talent and rethink its mission over the past … Tweet This Post

US Spending on Management Consulting Climbs To $54.7 Billion in 2015 – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Wall Street Journal (blog) US Spending on Management Consulting Climbs To $54.7 Billion in 2015Wall Street Journal (blog)The U.S. management-consulting market expanded 7.7% in 2015 as financial services companies bolstered spending, according to a report by Source Global Research released Thursday. U.S. company spending on consulting reached $54.7 billion last year …Big banks are bringing in […]

​​Alaska Air CFO To Keep “Tight Lid” On Consulting Fees – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Wall Street Journal (blog) ​​Alaska Air CFO To Keep “Tight Lid” On Consulting FeesWall Street Journal (blog)Alaska Air Group Inc. finance chief Brandon Pedersen is paying close attention to consulting fees as the airline prepares to integrate rival Virgin America Inc. “We're going to keep a very tight lid on that,” Mr. Pedersen told analysts […]

IBM to Buy Salesforce.com Consulting Partner Bluewolf – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal IBM to Buy Salesforce.com Consulting Partner BluewolfWall Street JournalSince that time, consulting firms have sprung up to help companies customize Salesforce services and integrate them with other corporate systems, similar to the way firms built consulting practices around business software from companies like SAP SAP 0 …IBM to Acquire Cloud Consulting Firm […]

Wall Street’s top cop just blacklisted a Washington consulting firm – Business Insider

Business Insider Wall Street's top cop just blacklisted a Washington consulting firmBusiness InsiderIt's not the first time DFS has smacked down a consultant for not disclosing enough information. Deloitte LLP also paid a fine in 2013 after accusations it watered down a separate report on Standard Chartered and PricewaterhouseCoopers paid $25 million …Promontory settles over […]

NY State Suspends Promontory From Some Consulting Work – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal NY State Suspends Promontory From Some Consulting WorkWall Street JournalNew York's banking regulator blocked consulting firm Promontory Financial Group from taking some assignments with banks the state oversees, setting up a potential showdown in court between the two sides. The New York Department of Financial Services …New York regulator cuts off Promontory Financial […]

KPMG to Buy Health-Care Consultant Beacon Partners – Wall Street Journal

MarketWatch KPMG to Buy Health-Care Consultant Beacon PartnersWall Street JournalKPMG LLP has agreed to acquire the assets of health-care consulting firm Beacon Partners Inc., as the Big Four accounting and professional-services giant continues beefing up its services to clients in the health-care industry. Financial terms aren't …KPMG To Acquire Health IT Consulting Firm Beacon PartnersHIT […]

Mattel Brings Back Departed CEO as Consultant – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Mattel Brings Back Departed CEO as ConsultantWall Street JournalMark Reilly, head of the executive compensation practice at Verisight Inc., a human-resources consultancy, said boards usually negotiate a departed executive's consulting agreement “in advance of the termination announcement.'' Mr. Reilly has never … Tweet This Post

Healthcare Consulting Firm Picks Up New Wall Street Space – Commercial Observer

Commercial Observer Healthcare Consulting Firm Picks Up New Wall Street SpaceCommercial ObserverGlobal healthcare issues strategy consulting firm CBPartners has rented 5,685 square feet on a portion of the second floor at 100 Wall Street, Commercial Observer has learned. The firm, whose clients include biopharmaceutical companies, medical device … Tweet This Post

Daschle Starting Consulting Firm in DC – Wall Street Journal

Daschle Starting Consulting Firm in DCWall Street JournalFormer Senate Democratic leader Tom Daschle is starting a public policy and communications advisory firm in Washington with a bipartisan cast. The new firm will be called The Daschle Group and will be affiliated with the Baker Donelson law firm. The …and more » Tweet This Post