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Independent management consultants specializing in the telecom industry

Umbrex is the fastest, most reliable way to find the right independent management consultant for a project in the telecommunications industry. Over 90% of our telecommunications practice consultants are alums of McKinsey, Bain, or BCG. The majority also have experience in roles in the telecommunications industry.

Examples of how we help telecommunications clients

Established the operating infrastructure for a new mobile service provider in France. Grew revenue from zero to €80M over 4 years.

Led 3 due diligence projects for leading telcommunications company. Developed integration plans.

For a leading telecommunications, delivered $1B from IT synergy savings program.

Built India operation for global telecommunications company. Within 7 months, scaled from 30 employees to 1,300; opened 10 locations; and established 45,000 points of sale.

For a cable operator in southeastern Europe, reduced costs by 35% through supplier negotiations and re-specifying the customer-premise equipment to a lower-cost model.

For a large telecommunications company, led organizational re-design of digital business unit after comprehensive review of best-in-class digital organizations

Developed and ran a cable company’s overall brand marketing strategy with a budget of $50M. Confirmed new sports partnerships with the NFL, NBA, and NHL.

Developed direct response campaigns for a telecommunications company leading to 25% reductions in customer acquisition cost.


Telecommunications industry experience at top firms such as:

Vice President, Transformation

Director of Enterprise Marketing

Sr. Process Improvement Manager

Vice President

Vice President of Consumer Marketing

Senior Manager - Consumer Innovation & Strategy

Manager, Transformation & Operations

Principal, Mergers and Integrations

VP, Marketing Intelligence

Director of Commercial Operations and Digital

What clients say

Insights on the telecom industry from our podcast:​


Fighting Robocalls

Jim McEachern

Insights on the Telecommunications industry from our members:

Useful resources on the Telecommunications industry recommended by our members

  • National Association of Corporate Directors
  • Society for Corporate Governance
  • International Corporate Governance Network
  • Business Roundtable
  • The Handbook of Board Governance: A Comprehensive Guide for Public, Private, and Not-for-Profit Board Members 2nd Edition
  • A Carver Policy Governance Guide, The Policy Governance Model and the Role of the Board Member 2nd Edition
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