Stuart Jackson is L.E.K. Consulting’s Global Managing Partner and a member of the Global Leadership Team. Stuart is responsible for directing the firm’s global strategy and operations.
In his leadership capacity at L.E.K., Stuart has worked with hundreds of clients in industries such as medtech, manufacturing and consumer products. These clients have enjoyed higher growth, increased their profit margins in existing businesses, added scores of new services and products, and completed more than 100 merger and acquisition transactions — all based in part on Stuart’s advice and concepts. Stuart is the author of the highly acclaimed book “Where Value Hides: A New Way to Uncover Profitable Growth for Your Business” and dozens of articles published in journals such as the Wall Street Journal, the Journal of Business Strategy and Harvard Business Review. He was selected by Consulting magazine as one of 2012’s Top 25 Consultants for Excellence in Leadership, based on his acumen in the areas of business strategy and management. Stuart has been with the firm for more than 30 years, serving in the Boston, Chicago, London and Los Angeles offices.
Prior to joining L.E.K., Stuart was a manufacturing engineer with British Aerospace. He has a degree in engineering from Cambridge University and won a NATO Fellowship to INSEAD, where he received an MBA with distinction. Stuart currently serves on the board of Quarri Technologies.
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Engineering, Cambridge University
Graduate: Master of Arts, Cambridge University - Business Administration, INSEAD