Strategy

Strategy

Independent management consultants specializing in strategy

Umbrex helps our clients find the right independent management consultant for their strategy project. Over 90% of our strategy consultants are alums of McKinsey, Bain, or BCG. The majority also have strategy experience in industry roles.

How we help clients with strategy

Strategy experience at top firms such as:

Director, Pricing

Director, Strategy and Planning

Sr. Manager, Business Development

VP Digital Strategy & Managed Services

Division Manager, Corporate Strategy

Vice President, Corporate Strategy

EVP, Director of Strategy

Head of Corporate Strategy and Analytics

Director, Business Development

Head of Corporate Strategy, North America

Industry examples of strategy projects

Agriculture

For a $13B grain and agricultural commodity company, developed the company’s first cross-technology country strategies for China, India, and Brazil.

Cosmetics & Personal Care

For a Korean skincare company, increased global footprint by adding 1,000 stores in Korea, 9,000 store counters in the USA and Taiwan, and 700 shops in China and Caribbean markets.

Energy

Led a digitalization team of 15 people for a global renewable energy company. Reduce costs by 60% over a 5-year period.

Financial Services

Developed the 5-year strategic plan for the U.S. private banking subsidiary of a leading German bank.

Healthcare

Developed the strategic plan for an online service in an ambulatory network with 450 locations. Drove $30M in financial impact.

Insurance

Led divestiture of a $650M property and casualty insurance business from parent company.

Retail

Developed & launched innovative campaign of virtual gifting for a $300M fragrance and skincare company.

Telecommunications

For a top telecom in Australia, oversaw the development of broadband, content & pay TV, voice, LTE, WiFI, and home-wireless broadband.

Travel & Logistics

Crafted the 5-year growth strategy for a German airline. Doubled revenue in core business and expanded to four adjacent markets.

What clients say

Insights on strategy from our podcast:​

Episode
294

Leading Strategy

Dan Goldman

Episode
22

Commercial Due Diligence

Christopher Fox

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Episode
33

Business Unit Strategy

Geoff Wilson

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Episode
65

Facilitating a High-Impact Offsite

Susan Drumm

Insights on strategy from our members:

March 7, 2021
Caroline R Taich Thought Leadership

How to Become a Champion of Change

Caroline Taich shares a  post on change and the skills you need...

March 6, 2021
Ian Tidswell Thought Leadership

An Informative Infographic on Pricing

Ian Tidswell shares pricing information on creating and capturing value in...

March 5, 2021
Susan Meier Thought Leadership

Key Steps to Developing the Personal Brand 

Susan Hamilton Meier was recently interviewed on The Whole Person Podcast...

Useful resources on strategy recommended by our members

  • National Association of Corporate Directors
  • Society for Corporate Governance
  • International Corporate Governance Network
  • Business Roundtable

How to get started

1

Tell us about your project

2

Interview candidates

(We’ll provide bios within 48 hours on average)

3

Select your consultant and start work

Find a strategy consultant

or email us at: inquiry@umbrex.com