IDC MarketScape reports name EY a leader in business consulting

London, 25 May 2018

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  • Reports recognize EY leadership globally and in the Americas

EY has been recognized as a leader for business consulting globally and in the Americas by IDC MarketScape. The IDC MarketScape model is based on a comprehensive framework and provides an assessment of a number of providers participating in the global and regional business consulting services market.

According to the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Consulting Services 2018 Vendor Assessment, “Buyers worldwide consider EY to be one of the most capable service providers at offering high-quality staff to support engagements as well as at providing technical insights. In addition, EY is considered to be better than many at helping clients increase productivity, while its teams are viewed as above average at integrating appropriate technologies into engagements, maximizing project value and meeting timelines.”1

The IDC MarketScape: Americas Business Consulting Services 2018 Vendor Assessment examines consulting service providers’ attributes that are conducive to success in the Americas markets. According to this report, “In the Americas, buyers of consulting services consider EY to be among the most capable consulting service providers at helping drive innovation through their organizations, implementing innovation that produces results and offering high-quality staff to support client engagements.”

“A significant and unique component of this evaluation is the inclusion of business consulting buyers’ perception of the consulting providers. Worldwide, EY is viewed by clients as being among the best service providers at offering high-quality staff to support engagements and helping clients increase productivity.”1

Norman Lonergan, EY Global Vice Chair ‒ Advisory, says:

“We are proud to be recognized by IDC MarketScape as a leader in business consulting at a time of fundamental changes in business models and rapid industry transformation. This is a testament to the quality of our people and our effort toward building a better working world. Combining our extensive experience in innovation with the strength of our alliance networks and capabilities in analytics, technology, digital, strategy and cybersecurity, we remain firmly committed to help our clients navigate the transformative age.”

To learn more about EY Global Advisory, visit ey.com/advisory.


1IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Consulting Services 2018 Vendor Assessment, March 2018, IDC #US42761918

2 IDC MarketScape: Americas Business Consulting Services 2018 Vendor Assessment, March 2018, IDC #US42761718

 

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About IDC MarketScape

IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.