Aug 1, 2023

Bain & Company takes on managed services divisions, acquires Australian AI firm Max Kelsen Consulting

The strategy firm diversifies its tech and AI offerings with its latest acquisition of Queensland-founded Max Kelsen Consulting.

Jul 7, 2023

Bain to acquire APAC arm of venture-building studio Rainmaking

Due for completion by the end of this month, the acquisition will bolster Bain & Co.'s innovation and design unit, which already consists of the firm’s venture studio Next, launched in April 2022.

Dec 19, 2021

Weber Shandwick to rebrand and boost investment in consulting services

The Weber Shandwick Collective and Weber Shandwick Futures will showcase integrated services and innovation while doubling down on consulting.

Jul 27, 2021

Essence launches standalone consultancy focused on ecommerce and data

Essence Consulting is working with three non-agency clients on digital transformation projects.

Mar 11, 2019

Life after advertising

The ex-creative whose exit manifesto caused a stir two years ago is back to explain the ups and downs of life outside the industry.

Dec 19, 2018

The rise of creative consultancies (and how agencies can also be heroes)

Oliver Spalding at Digitas argues why agencies need to think bigger, lest they become a legacy system that needs removing.