Bain & Company

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Bain & Company is a global consultancy that helps the world’s most ambitious change makers define the future

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Established 1973

Bain & Company is a global consultancy that helps the world’s most ambitious change makers define the future

We're a global consultancy that helps the world’s most ambitious change makers define the future. Our mission is to help our clients create such high levels of value that together we set new standards of excellence in our respective industries.

We work alongside our clients as one team with a shared ambition to achieve extraordinary results, outperform the competition and redefine industries. We complement our tailored, integrated expertise with a vibrant ecosystem of digital innovators to deliver better, faster and more enduring outcomes.

What We Do

We help you see the world differently, discover opportunities you may never have imagined and achieve results that bridge what is with what can be.

We work with ambitious clients who want to define the future, not hide from it.

Global leaders come to us to solve industry-defining challenges in: strategy, marketing, organization, operations, information technology, digital transformation and strategy, advanced analytics, transformations, sustainability, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions, across all industries and geographies.

Our unique approach to change management (Results Delivery®) helps structure, orchestrate and enable sustained results.

We work with ambitious clients who want to define the future, not hide from it. Together, we define a bold ambition and achieve extraordinary results that redefine industries.

We deliver integrated solutions, complementing our capabilities with a curated ecosystem of the world’s leading innovators to achieve better, faster, more enduring results for clients.

It feels different to work with us because our people are unlike any other. We bring a fresh perspective, mutual trust and infectious energy to every client relationship.

Founders & Leaders

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Orit Gadiesh

Chairman, London

Orit Gadiesh is the Chairman of Bain & Company. She is widely acknowledged as an expert on management and corporate strategy. Ms. Gadiesh has advised top-level management in structuring and managing portfolios, developing and implementing global strategy, Digital strategy, executing turnarounds, improving organizational effectiveness, determining marketing channel and supply chain strategies, designing both performance improvement and growth programs, M&A and PMI. She has worked across a wide array of industries, including Consumer Products, Automotive (cars and trucks), Steel, Industrial Products, Retail, Computers, Telecommunications, Electronics and Healthcare. She splits her time on active client work between North America, Europe and Asia.

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James Allen

Partner, London

James Allen is a senior partner in Bain & Company's London office. He formerly led Bain's Global Strategy practice, is the founder of the firm's Customer Strategy & Marketing practice and is a member of the European Consumer Products and Technology practices. In addition, he leads Bain's Developing Market 100 initiative. James is a recognized leading expert in developing global corporate and business unit strategy. With more than 25 years of consulting experience, he has worked extensively for multinational companies in consumer products, oil and gas, technology and telecommunications, healthcare, and other industries. He advises clients on the development of global growth strategies, emerging market entry strategies and turnaround strategies.

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James Anderson

Partner, London

James Anderson is a partner in our London office. He is a leader in our EMEA Technology & Analytics Group and an expert in our Digital practice. With more than 10 years of consulting experience, James has helped companies deliver lasting results, from growth strategies for innovative startups to large scale programmatic changes. James has worked with many leading companies in retail, financial services and telecommunications to address strategy and digital issues. He is passionate about using analytics and digital technology to drive insights, connect with customers and lower costs. Prior to joining Bain in 2006, he helped build a leading UK financial services technology startup, with hands on experience of developing the platform and building the ecosystem with partners.

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Olga Muscat

Olga Muscat

Olga is the leader of our UK Utilities and Alternative Energy practice and a member of our broader Energy and Natural Resources practice. She has spent the last 20 years helping her clients transform and drive results to achieve their full potential through a range of levers, from strategy and operating model to commercial excellence and performance improvement. Olga has deep expertise in the utility sector across energy, services, and water, encompassing upstream, mid-stream and network, as well as downstream retail, across both B2B and B2C segments. She has also helped clients in a range of other industrial sectors, including aerospace, industrial services, building products, mining, and chemicals, as well as supported dozens of private equity commercial due diligences.

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