Norway's strategy consulting scene welcomes Strategy&

10 June 2024 Consultancy.eu 1 min. read
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Global strategy consulting firm Strategy& has expanded its footprint in Europe with the launch of a presence in Norway.

The firm’s fourth office in the Nordics alongside Stockholm (Sweden), Copenhagen (Denmark) and Helsinki (Finland), the fresh Norwegian office aims to nestle itself in the top of the local strategy consulting scene, mirroring its global standing.

Headquartered in New York, Strategy& is one of the world’s leading strategy consultancies with over 3,000 staff worldwide. Formerly known as Booz & Company the firm recently celebrated a decade of operations under PwC’s moniker.

Norway's strategy consulting scene welcomes Strategy&

Leif Arne Jensen, the CEO of PwC in Norway, said the launch of Strategy& comes in response to strong demand for strategic consulting services among the company’s clients.

On the ambitions, he stated: “PwC has had great success with Strategy& globally and in our neighbouring countries. In Norway, we aim to build Strategy& to a top three position in a short time.”

To realize that goal, Strategy& has brought Anders Brun back into the industry. A former two decade McKinsey & Company consultant, of which fifteen years as a partner, Brun arrives from the position of Commercial Director at global software company Aize. He also has experience as Investment Director at Aker Horizons.

“I look forward to assisting executives with their most important and complex strategic issues. Particularly, leading the transition to sustainable energy solutions, adopting AI and new technology, driving productivity improvements, and optimizing the portfolio through M&A,” Brun said.

“At Strategy&, we solve these and other strategic challenges by offering unmatched insights, innovative strategies, and practically implementable solutions.”