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Arthur D. Little: Expat skill transfer has not delivered

A new report by Arthur D. Little finds that the promise of localising talent in the Middle East oil and gas industry has yet to be realised

Forty years on and the Middle East’s oil and gas sector still relies on a highly paid, short-term, expatriate workforce to exploit development and exploration opportunities in the region, according to a new report released today by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little.  Despite the...
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Utilities & alternative energy

The BRIC battle – winning the global race for the emerging middle segment

A new study by Arthur D. Little identifies what major growth in the four largest emerging economies will mean for mature market multinationals

With global policy makers and business leaders predicting the emerging BRIC markets will remain the key source for growth in the crisis, a new study by Arthur D. Little explains that mature market multinationals must re-evaluate their outmoded globalisation philosophies or risk losing out to a new...
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Automotive

Telecom suppliers: The pressure is on

Arthur D. Little's study of traditional telecom infrastructure suppliers reveals a growing pressure on the industry from IT players and emerging...

A recent study by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little has found that traditional telecoms suppliers are facing an overall critical situation as the recession deepens in 2009. The increasing strength of the Asian market was identified as the primary threat that telecom suppliers face, due...
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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Arthur D. Little announces principal promotions

New York, NY – January 26, 2009 – Arthur D. Little (ADL), the leading global management consultancy, linking strategy, innovation and technology is...

Jim Chauvapun has been promoted from Manager to Principal in the Healthcare and Life Sciences practice in Boston.  Over the past four years with ADL, Jim has established a proven track record of successfully assisting clients across the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device...
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Arthur D. Little announces the Appointment of Carlos Abad as New Managing...

Arthur D. Little, the leading global management consultancy linking strategy, technology, and innovation, is pleased to announce that Carlos Abad...

Abad is a prominent figure in the Spanish business environment and well recognized as an independent consultant and advisor. He is also a member on the Board of Directors of the Spanish business association (Círculo de Empresarios) where he has been heavily involved in the promotion of new business...
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Dealerships are key to an auto industry turnaround, states new report from...

New study warns OEMs that without brand experience at the dealership level, manufacturers risk losing market share to more brand-savvy competitors

A new report released today by management consultancy Arthur D. Little warns OEMs that they must do more to achieve customer brand loyalty at the retail level, and predicts that dealerships will be the cornerstone of automotive brand building in the future.  With 2008 new car sales having...
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Automotive

Arthur D. Little ranks leaders of Europe's leasing finance market, and...

As falling financial giants look to sell leasing assets to survive the credit crunch, report optimistic about opportunities for strategic investors

After years of record growth, a new report released today projects a negative growth of minus ten per cent for the European leasing market in 2009. The study also warns that the number of Europe's leasing providers will shrink by 30 per cent in five years as it adapts to the slowing liquidity, lack...
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Financial services

Arthur D. Little: M-payments in M-BRIC to reach approximately USD 60bn by 2015

The time is right for service providers to enter M-BRIC m-payment markets, according to a recent study by global management consultancy Arthur D....

According to "M-Payments in M-BRIC", mobile financial services are currently experiencing a global surge. While every second person owns a mobile device in M-BRIC countries, 70 per cent of their population is currently excluded from the banking sector.  As such, there is great...
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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Arthur D. Little: Mobile voice OTT could become a disruptive force

The second phase of mobile VoIP innovation, led by highly sophisticated players, has the potential to attack the most fundamental model upon which telcos base their business. Global management consultancy Arthur D. Little’s latest report, Disruptive threat or innovative opportunity? outlines key...
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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

European telecoms operators in strong position to ride out recession according...

“Reviving the Fixed Line” predicts increase in incumbents’ valuations of up to 27 per cent over the 2008-15 period, key points: The ongoing success...

With the rise of mobile telephony, telecom operators' fixed line revenues seemed doomed to ongoing decline. However, the eighth edition of the annual Exane BNP Paribas-Arthur D. Little joint report on the European telecoms market published today - entitled 'Reviving the Fixed Line' - predicts that...
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