wilson-rob_200x180.jpgChicago, 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.

“L.E.K. congratulates Rob on this exceptional accomplishment given his role as a leader on many strategy and operations projects for our clients,” said Peter McKelvey, president of L.E.K.’s Americas practice. “Rob’s thought leadership has garnered internal L.E.K. awards and his contributions have had a huge impact on several businesses. He is certainly a rising talent within L.E.K. Consulting.”

Wilson joined L.E.K. in 2010 and has more than 11 years in strategy and operations consulting, with prior experience at Mars & Co. and Marsh & McLennan. He is a leader and mentor in L.E.K.’s Retail and Consumer Products practice and has directed many cases across the globe in the Food and Beverage sector. His thought leadership is featured in several L.E.K. Executive Insights white papers including, “The Biggest P&L Item You’re Not Paying Enough Attention To — Optimizing Retail Trade Spend,” and “Grocery Channel: Premium is the New Mass Market.”

As a leading global advisor to the retail and consumer products industries, L.E.K. works with senior executives looking to enhance profit performance through the development and execution of long-term growth strategies, services enhancement, merchandise management, new product development and execution, and operational effectiveness.

About L.E.K. Consulting
L.E.K. Consulting is a global management consulting firm that uses deep industry expertise and analytical rigor to help clients solve their most critical business problems. Founded more than 30 years ago, L.E.K. employs more than 1,000 professionals in 21 offices across Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific. L.E.K. advises and supports global companies that are leaders in their industries – including the largest private and public sector organizations, private equity firms and emerging entrepreneurial businesses. L.E.K. helps business leaders consistently make better decisions, deliver improved business performance and create greater shareholder returns. For more information, go to www.lek.com.

Emmy Llewellyn