Press Releases

New York, NY — April 23, 2015 — In his presentation, L.E.K. Managing Director Alex Evans discusses findings from L.E.K. Consulting’s recent study and segmentation of the Health & Wellness consumer and implications for themes that investors should focus on in the nutraceuticals market.

Chicago, IL — April 7, 2015 — L.E.K. Consulting’s fifth annual Contractor Behavior Study indicates that momentum is building in the residential and commercial building and construction markets. The study showed year-over-year increases in revenue growth and number of construction jobs. For the first time in this annual study, L.E.K. included both residential and commercial contractors to highlight similarities and differences in contractor sentiment.

London and Sydney — March 30, 2015 —  L.E.K. Consulting announced today that it has elected Jonathan Sparey as the new head of L.E.K.’s Europe region and John Thomas as the head of L.E.K.’s Asia-Pacific region. Sparey and Thomas succeed Partners John Goddard and Simon Barrett, respectively, as Europe and Asia-Pacific region heads.

Chicago, IL — March 9, 2015 — L.E.K. Consulting’s Rob Wilson, a principal based in the Chicago office, has been named to Consulting magazine’s “Rising Stars of the Profession - 35 Under 35” for 2015 for Excellence in Strategy Consulting.

Boston, MA — February 26, 2015 — L.E.K. Consulting Managing Director Carol Wingard will deliver the keynote address at the Association for Corporate Growth's Manufacturing Conference 2015 - Reshoring: Growth Strategies for Manufacturing Companies. In her presentation, Wingard will discuss five critical themes playing out across several manufacturing industries that may be playing a role in a modest U.S. manufacturing renaissance.

Chicago — January 20, 2015 — L.E.K. Consulting, a global management consulting firm, continues to strengthen its expertise across multiple industry sectors and geographies with the promotion of seven individuals to partner. The new global partners are all promoted from within the firm and enable L.E.K. to continue helping its clients achieve exceptional results and impact.

London – December 22, 2014 – L.E.K. Consulting, a global management consulting firm, provided commercial bid support to Stagecoach and Virgin as part of their winning bid for the InterCity East Coast rail franchise. The new franchise, which runs from March 2015 to March 2023, will see Stagecoach and Virgin deliver new services and faster, more frequent journeys, while taxpayers will benefit from significant increases in premium payments to government. 

Boston, MA — September 30, 2014 — L.E.K. Consulting announced today that it has received Consulting Magazine’s inaugural Achievement Award for Excellence in Social & Community Investment for its pro bono work with San Francisco-based Zen Hospice Project (ZHP), a Buddhist-centered home for contemplative end-of-life care.

New York, NY – June 19, 2014 – Bill Frack, managing director and head of L.E.K. Consulting’s Americas healthcare services practice, is being honored at an awards ceremony tonight as one of 2014’s Top 25 Consultants

Chicago, IL — March 28, 2014 — L.E.K. Consulting’s Maria Steingoltz, a senior engagement manager based in the Chicago office, has been named to Consulting magazine’s “Rising Stars of the Profession - 35 Under 35” for 2014.