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29 Apr 2019 London

IDC MarketScape names EY a leader for business consulting services

LONDON, 29 APRIL 2019. EY has 2 been recognized as a leader for business consulting services in all geographies by the IDC MarketScape: Business Consulting Services 2019 Vendor Assessment.

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EY has been recognized as a leader for business consulting services in all geographies by the IDC MarketScape: Business Consulting Services 2019 Vendor Assessment.

According to the worldwide report,1 “Among buyers worldwide, EY is perceived to do very well at helping clients increase productivity and improving clients' talent performance, retention, and engagement. On engagements, EY's performance is considered above average in terms of delivering on value-creating innovation and offering high-quality staff/service.” 

According to the EMEA report,2 “Among buyers in EMEA, EY is perceived to be better than many of its peers at helping clients comply with new or existing regulations and improve operational efficiency. On engagements, EY's performance is considered above average in terms of offering high-quality staff, providing technical insights, and meeting the project timeline.”

According to the APAC report,3 “Among buyers in APAC, EY is perceived to be outstanding in helping clients reduce costs and improve productivity. On engagements, EY's performance is considered above average in terms of transferring knowledge/skills to the client, integrating appropriate analytics, and helping implement change that produces results.” 

Finally, according to the Americas report,“Among buyers in the Americas, EY is perceived to be better than many of its peers at helping clients develop digital products or services and to help clients improve their talent performance, retention, and engagement. On projects, EY's performance is considered above average in terms of providing technical insights and delivering on value-creating innovation. “

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

“We are committed to providing EY clients with the most valuable insights possible, as the teams help them embrace innovation and navigate a changing marketplace. In order to do this, we continue to invest significantly in EY people and resources so that we are well equipped to provide impactful growth, now and into the future. We are extremely pleased that the efforts have been recognized by IDC MarketScape and are proud to be named as a leader for business consulting services across all geographies.”

Gard Little, IDC Research Vice President, says:

“Having spoken both to EY clients and its consulting leadership, it is clear the global organization has the mix of strategies and capabilities conducive to success in providing business consulting services in both the short and the long term."

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

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About IDC MarketScape

IDC MarketScape vendor assessment 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.

    1. IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Consulting Services 2019 Vendor Assessment, Doc #US44339119, April 2019
    2. IDC MarketScape: EMEA Business Consulting Services 2019 Vendor Assessment, Doc #US43699818, April 2019
    3. IDC MarketScape: Asia/Pacific Business Consulting Services 2019 Vendor Assessment, doc # Doc #US43699518, April 2019
    4. IDC MarketScape: Americas Business Consulting Services 2019 Vendor Assessment, doc # Doc #US44339219, April 2019