Strategy Consulting

Transformative strategies to solve your toughest challenges.

We provide advice and insights that help leadership teams enhance their competitive advantages and seize critical opportunities. More than simply developing strategy recommendations for our clients, we facilitate execution that changes the trajectory of their organizations — and the sector.

Operational experience. Actionable guidance.

Drawing on diverse backgrounds from all levels of the education sector and beyond, our consultants bring a unique blend of experience and expertise to clients’ needs. Chances are, we’ve sat in your chair. We’ve faced similar obstacles. As a result, our counsel is more focused, more actionable, and ultimately, more successful.

Leadership-Tested, Board-Approved Insights

With more than 1,000 value creation projects and strategy engagements during the past 10 years, we are uniquely positioned to provide the broad capabilities and expertise required to shore up support from your leadership team and Board.

Speed to Excellence

With decades of experience in the education sector and a passion for understanding your unique objectives, we begin already up-to-speed and move rapidly from strategy to execution to ROI.

Data-Driven Logic

Our bold thinking, seasoned experts, and passion for evaluating the signals and metrics of the education market uncover patterns that align and deliver extraordinary impact.

What We Do

Enterprise Strategy

We coordinate, facilitate, and manage strategic planning initiatives for leaders and Boards, building and driving alignment across both internal and external stakeholder groups.

Product Strategy & Improvement

We develop growth strategies, new product concepts, and pricing strategies for organizations, illuminating and evaluating emerging market opportunities. We help our clients assess and optimize both new and existing product portfolios.

Market Entry and Go-to-market Strategy

We conduct demand-side analysis to evaluate new market opportunities and an organization’s value proposition and positioning relative to its competitors. We develop sales and marketing plans and resource requirements.

Partnership Strategy & Execution

We develop partnership strategies that address distribution capacity and IP licensing, among other areas. We evaluate and qualify prospective candidates and facilitate development and execution of agreements.

Due Diligence & Acquisition Support

We deliver timely and insightful market and commercial due diligence and decision support on acquisitions and investments across the sector.

Valuations and Fairness Opinions

We catalyze theories of change through practical impact and grant-making strategy development and market-shaping thought leadership and research.

From investment banking to strategy consulting, our expertise helps advance change that transforms the education landscape. Because we’re not just experts in the Global Knowledge Sector.

We’re driving its future.