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Independent management consultants specializing in waste management industry

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

Examples of how we help waste management clients

For a German water treatment company, led negotiation and acquisition of a competitor’s water treatment business unit.

Led lean operations transformation for a leading recycling company in Norway. Reduced inventory by 82% and improved labor productivity by 31%.

For a waste management company in North America, redesigned business processes serving the healthcare industry, increasing sales while reducing costs to serve.

Developed strategy for leading waste-to-energy company to expand into environmental services, which led to a series of acquisitions that built at profitable $300M business unit.

Waste management experience at top firms such as:

EVP, Operations Effectiveness

Senior Advisor

SVP, Operations Effectiveness


Senior Manager, Business Solutions Partner

What clients say

Insights on the waste management industry from our podcast:​



Zero Waste

Ushma Pandya

Insights on the Waste Management industry from our members:

March 7, 2021
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How to Become a Champion of Change

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March 6, 2021
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March 5, 2021
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Key Steps to Developing the Personal Brand 

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Useful resources on the Waste Management 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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