As the mid-tier of the consulting industry consolidates, can anyone speculate what might be in store for other firms who are left behind by's moves to provide a full service consulting offering?
At a recent networking event with Booz (now Strategy&) employees, one told me that we are likely to see defensive moves from the top-tier..
How might firms like EY,and respond? Are more major acquisitions likely as they attempt to keep pace?
What are your thoughts? feelings?