Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.. McLean, Virginia 22102, USA
www.boozallen.com Booz Allen Hamilton, a Fortune 500 company, has been at the forefront of strategy and technology consulting for more than 100 years. Today, Booz Allen is a leading provider of management consulting, technology, and engineering services to the US government in defense, intelligence, and civil markets. We also serve major corporations, institutions, not-for-profit organizations, and international clients.
Booz Allen helps clients achieve success today and address future needs by applying our expertise in such areas as systems development, cybersecurity, advanced engineering, and innovation to design, develop, and implement solutions. We attribute the strength of our client relationships, the commitment of our people, and our strong financial position to our management consulting heritage and collaborative culture. Our single profit and loss structure removes internal barriers and gives us the agility to adapt to changes in the market and ensures our focus on client missions and results. At the dawn of our second century, we continue to build on our legacy of innovative client service by investing in new and different ways to solve our clients’ toughest problems. This effort is guided by “Vision 2020,” our comprehensive strategy to position for sustainable quality growth.
Horacio D. Rozanski President and CEO
The Boston Consulting Group, Boston, Massachusetts 02109, USA
www.bcg.com BCG partners with our clients in solving the hardest problems challenging their businesses—and the world. We do this by channeling the diversity of our people and their thinking, as well as our shared commitment to uncovering the truth. The solutions we develop in partnership with our clients transform not just companies but also entire industries and even segments of society
At the core of our business and our organization is close collaboration—among our employees at all levels and with our clients. Working together, our people continually challenge themselves and their colleagues to develop and implement innovative new approaches. As you learn more about our people and the way they help drive transformation at the world’s most relevant organizations, I’m sure you’ll understand why BCG is the partner of choice when it matters most. Rich Lesser, President and CEO
McKinsey and Company, Chicago. IL 60601, USA
www.mckinsey.com McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm that serves leading businesses, governments, non governmental organizations, and not-for-profits. We help our clients make lasting improvements to their performance and realize their most important goals. Over nearly a century, we’ve built a firm uniquely equipped to this task.
McKinsey is a global firm, comprising more than 9,000 consultants and nearly 2,000 research and information professionals. We have offices in more than 60 countries, speak more than 120 languages, and represent over 100 nationalities. Our clients reflect our global nature. Around 40% are in Europe, 35% in the Americas, 15% in Asia Pacific and 10% in the Middle East and Africa. We serve a broad mix of private-, public-, and social-sector organizations.
Our firm is designed to operate as one. We are a single global partnership united by a strong set of values, focused on client impact. Our firm is owned by 1,400 plus partners, spread across Europe, the Americas, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa.
We have no headquarters in the traditional sense. Our worldwide managing director, elected by the partners, chooses his or her home office, currently London. Our Shareholders Council or Board also comprises partners elected by their peers. Its 30 members represent more than a dozen nationalities. We take a consistent approach to recruiting and developing our people, regardless of where they are based.
This structure ensures that we can quickly deliver the right team, with the right experience and expertise, to every client, anywhere in the world.
Dominic Barton, global managing director.
Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, 80538 Munich, Germany
www.rolandberger.com Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, founded in 1967, is the only leading global consultancy of German heritage and European origin. With 2,400 employees working in 36 countries, we have successful operations in all major international markets. Our 50 offices are located in the key global business hubs.
Roland Berger advises major international industry and service companies as well as public institutions. Our services cover the entire range of management consulting from strategic advice to successful implementation: e.g. new leadership and business models; innovative processes and services; M&A, private equity and restructuring; and management support on large infrastructure projects.
Our firm is owned solely by a group of 220 Partners. We share the conviction that the firm’s independence provides the basis for unbiased advice to our clients.
At Roland Berger, we combine sound analyses with creative strategies that generate real and sustainable value for the client. We develop and consolidate our expertise in global Competence Centers that focus on specific industries and functional issues. We handpick interdisciplinary teams from these Competence Centers to develop the best solutions.
Charles-Edouard Bouéem, CEO
Arthur D.Little, Boston, MA 02110, USA
www.adlittle.com At Arthur D. Little we take pride in being the oldest management consultancy in the world. We strive to be the top management consulting firm linking strategy, technology and innovation to master our clients’ business complexity to deliver sustainable results.
As the world’s first consultancy, we have been at the forefront of innovation for more than 125 years. Our consultants do not consider their mission as an end in itself. Instead, their aim is to generate concrete and measurable results.
Our clients look to us when they require deep industry knowledge and technological insights. We provide experienced professionals who can blend context, vision and detail, bridging the gaps across strategy, technology and innovation. If it’s a matter of enhancing the value chain, designing better organizational and partnership networks, or exploiting new technologies, Arthur D. Little through its Global Industry Practices achieves long-lasting, successful results for its clients. At Arthur D. Little, we solve complex business problems with innovative solutions and a client-driven philosophy.
John W. Brennan Managing Director Americas
Market Research and Management Information
Canalys, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
Canalys is an independent analyst company that strives to guide clients on the future of the technology industry and to think beyond the business models of the past. We deliver smart market insights to IT, channel and service provider professionals around the world. Our customer-driven analysis and consulting services empower businesses to make informed decisions and generate sales. We stake our reputation on the quality of our data, our innovative use of technology and our high level of customer service. – www.canalys.com
Display Search, New York, NY, USA
DisplaySearch is a leading provider of syndicated market intelligence, consulting and conferences on the display supply chain and display-related industries. The company offers regional and global analysis of flat panel displays, equipment and materials used to make displays and all products containing displays, including shipments by region for TVs, PC monitors, notebook and other mobile PCs, and public displays. In 2010 the company branched out into photovoltaics and LED research. DisplaySearch products include market share reports, market forecasts, value chains, supply/demand reports, technology assessments, and much more. – www.displaysearch.com
GfK – “Gesellschaft für Konsumforschung.” Nürnberg, 90425, Germany
www.gfk.com GfK is the trusted source of relevant market and consumer information that enables its clients to make smarter decisions. More than 13,000 market research experts combine their passion with GfK’s long-standing data science experience. This allows GfK to deliver vital global insights matched with local market intelligence from more than 100 countries. By using innovative technologies and data sciences, GfK turns big data into smart data, enabling its clients to improve their competitive edge and enrich consumers’ experiences and choices.
We deliver a unique combination of consumer, retail and media data. We connect these through innovative technologies and data sciences, converting real-time analytics into informed decision-making. This means we turn big data into smart data, enabling our clients to improve their competitive edge. Matthias Hartmann Chief Executive Officer
DIGITIMES Research, Taipei 105, Taiwan, ROC.
www.digitimes.com/reports/ DIGITIMES Research focuses on monitoring key high-tech industries, while also guiding clients toward suitable new businesses. Digitimes provides market intelligence and analysis to more than 1000 corporate customers worldwide. Research and consulting services cover a full range of industries, including information and communications technology (ICT), flat panel display (FPD), LEDs, semiconductor design and manufacturing.
DIGITIMES Research is the research arm of DIGITIMES Inc., Taiwan’s leading high-tech media outlet. Operating as an independent business unit,
Persistence Market Research (PMR), New York City, NY 10007, USA
www.persistencemarketresearch.com/Persistence Market Research (PMR) is an innovative provider of market research reports and consulting services. The three PMR pillars of strength that have helped us win clients for years are: Quality Research, Quick Research, and In-depth Research.
Our quality research services follow ISOMAR guidelines, and we take these a step further by delivering the most ingenious, strategic solutions to our clients. Quick Research helps us to deliver our services in flexible turnaround time. In-depth Research drills down to all the levels of the market and supports clients to create effective strategies for mass or micro marketing.
International Data Corporation (IDC) Framingham, MA, USA www.idc.com
IDC is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications and consumer technology markets.
Berg Insight , Albany NY, USA www.berginsight.com/
Berg Insight is a dedicated M2M/IoT market research firm based in Sweden. We have been specializing in all major M2M/IoT verticals such as fleet management, car telematics, smart metering, smart homes, mHealth and industrial M2M since 2004. Our vision is to be the most valuable source of intelligence for our customers.
Berg Insight offers numerous market reports, detailed market forecast databases and advisory services. We provide custom research tailored to your requirements including focussed research papers, business case analysis, go-to-market strategies and bespoke market forecasting. In addition to M2M/IoT, we are also active within Location-Based Services, mobile Value-Added Services and Next Generation Technologies.
We have provided analytical services to 750 clients in 69 countries on six continents to date. Our customers range from many of the world’s largest mobile operators, IT companies and telecom vendors, to venture capitalists, technology start-ups and specialist consultants. Johan Fagerberg is co-founder
Juniper Research, UK, www.juniperresearch.com
Juniper Research specialises in the identification and appraisal of high growth opportunities across the mobile telecoms, content, and applications sectors. We offer market intelligence, analysis and research in the form of analyst reports, subscription databases and consultancy services.
NPD Group, Port Washington, NY, USA. www.npd.com
The NPD Group provides market information and advisory services to help our clients make better business decisions — including developing and offering the right products in the right places at the right prices for the right people in order to grow their businesses…
Markets and Markets, Dallas TX, USA. www.marketsandmarkets.com
M&M is a full service market research company and consulting firm that produces 400 high-level, strategically analyzed, full-length reports a year, tracking more than 10 industries.
CONSUMER IT is a publication from Channel Media Europe Ltd. Malta, www.consumerit.eu Led by known industry veteran, Bob Snyder, CONSUMER IT is interested in trend-setting product that sells at retail to consumers…industry developments that affect consumer IT at retail and distribution…trends in retailing (both industry-specific nad general)…and technology (developed with consumer in mind).
HIS Technology, Englewood, CO, USA, www.ihs.com/
IHS is a global information company with world-class experts in the pivotal areas shaping today’s business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. We employ more than 8,000 people in more than 31 countries around the world.
Frost & Sullivan, Mountain View, CA, USA, www.frost.com
Frost & Sullivan enables clients to accelerate growth and achieve best-in-class positions in growth, innovation and leadership. The company’s Growth Partnership Service provides the CEO and the CEO’s Growth Team with disciplined research and best-practice models to drive the generation, evaluation, and implementation of powerful growth strategies. We leverage 50 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from over 40 offices on six continents.
Gartner Inc., Stamford, CT, USA. www.gartner.com
Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT) is the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company. We deliver the technology-related insight necessary for our clients to make the right decisions, every day. From CIOs and senior IT leaders in corporations and government agencies, to business leaders in high-tech and telecom enterprises and professional services firms, to technology investors, we are the valuable partner to clients in over 14,000 distinct organizations.
Futuresource Consulting Ltd., Dunstable, Bedfordshire, UK. www.futuresource-consulting.com
Futuresource Consulting is a specialist research and consulting firm with a long heritage of providing its diverse portfolio of clients with knowledge, experience and accuracy, designed to support decision-making processes. Since the 1980s, Futuresource has delivered market insights to a range of industry sectors, which has grown to include . . . .
Transparency Market Research, Albany NY, USA www.transparencymarketresearch.com/
Transparency Market Research (TMR) is a next-generation provider of syndicated research, customized research, and consulting services. TMR’s global and regional market intelligence coverage includes industries such as pharmaceutical, chemicals and materials, technology and media, food and beverages, and consumer goods, among others. Each TMR research report provides clients with a 360-degree view of the market with statistical forecasts, competitive landscape, detailed segmentation, key trends, and strategic recommendations.