Awards and recognition

PwC’s Strategy& is often recognized in the marketplace as a top consulting team and for its thought leaders.


A top consulting team

Leader in Worldwide Strategy Consulting Services
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Strategy Consulting Services, 2016 Vendor Assessment    read more on >

Leader in Digital Enterprise Strategy Consulting
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Digital Enterprise Strategy Consulting Services, 2015 Vendor Assessment   read more on >

Leader in Worldwide Strategy Consulting Services
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Strategy Consulting Services, 2014 Vendor Assessment   read more on >

The Best Consulting Firms: Prestige (#4)
Vault Guide to the Top 50 Management and Strategy Consulting Firms, 2004-2013 (U.S.)   read more >

Vault Consulting 50 (#4)
Vault Guide to the Top 50 Management and Strategy Consulting Firms, 2012-2013 (U.S.)   read more >

Top 25 Consulting Firms (#3)
Vault Consulting 25 Europe, 2014   read more >

Vault Top IT Consulting Firms (#1)
Vault Tech Consulting Firm Rankings, 2013   read more >

Top 25 Consulting Firms (#4)
Vault Consulting 25 Europe, 2009-2013   read more >

Ranked #2 in Client Satisfaction
BILANZ Consulting Firm Rankings, 2012 (Switzerland)

Ranked #3 Consulting Firm
Carta Capital, 2011 (Brazil)

Ranked #1 Management Consulting Firm
Incompany 100, 2011 (The Netherlands)

25 Best Places to Work in New Jersey
NJ Biz magazine, 2011-2012

Ranked #1 in Communication Skills
Fink Study, 2011 (Germany)

Ranked #3 in Innovation
Fink Study, 2011 (Germany)

Ranked among Top 5
In the categories Strategic Planning, Post Merger Integration, Organization / Leadership, Methodology, Team Skills and Thought Leadership
Fink Study, 2011 (Germany)

Among Top 5
Lündendonk, in seven consecutive years (2005 – 2011)

Best Places to Work in New York City
Crain's New York Business, 2008-2010

Best Firms to Work For
Consulting Magazine, 2002–2005, 2007–2010 (U.S.)

Ranked #1 Strategy Consulting Firm and #2 Organization Structure Consulting Firm in China
Jingliren (Manager) Magazine, 2010

Top 10 Consulting Firms
Consumer Goods Technology Readers' Survey, 2009 (U.S.)

Ranked #1 in Team Skills
Fink Study, 2009 (Germany)

25 Most Desirable MBA Employers
Fortune magazine, 2006 - 2008 (U.S.)

Vault Ranking
Incompany 100
NJ Biz


Thought leaders

Top 25 Consultants: Barry Jaruzelski
Consulting Magazine, 2013
Senior partner and Engineered products and services practice leader at Strategy&
Having broken new ground with the firm’s Global Innovation 1000 study, Barry relishes the challenges, the constant variety, the intellectual breadth and depth of the problems that he has tackled in more than 25 years with Strategy&.
Global Digital Marketing Influencers: Chris Vollmer
Forbes magazine, 2013
Top 25 Consultants: Mike Connolly
Consulting magazine, 2011
Brightest Young Climate Leader: Amit Gautam
Hindustan Times, 2010
Top 25 Consultants: Niko Canner
Consulting magazine, 2010
Top 25 Consultants: Leslie Moeller
Consulting magazine, 2009
Top 25 Consultants: Shumeet Banerji
Consulting magazine, 2008
Women Leaders in Consulting, Future Leader Award: Karla Martin
Consulting magazine, 2008
Top 25 Consultants: Gary Neilson
Consulting magazine, 2006
Top 25 Consultants: Cesare Mainardi
Consulting magazine, 2005
Top 25 Consultants: Dan Lewis
Consulting magazine, 2004
Top 25 Consultants: Charles Lucier
Consulting magazine, 2001
Top 10 Most Influential Consultants: Michael Wolf
Consulting magazine, 1999
Netherlands’ "Top 5 Strategy Consultants for M&A”: Peter Mensing
FEM Business


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White Space Thought Leadership Rankings (#1), 2009-2011
White Space five most stand-out pieces of thought leadership for the decade 2002-2012: "Youth in GCC countries: Meeting the challenge," by former senior partner Dr. Karim Sabbagh and alumna Dr. Mona AlMunajjed., 2012
Multiple gold and silver awards in the b2b magazine category and a bronze award for Best Banking/Finance Business website, strategy+business
Folio Magazine's Eddie and Ozzie Awards, 2011
Top 10 Business Books of 2010: Leading Outside the Lines by Jon Katzenbach and Zia Khan
Miami Herald, 2010
Multiple awards for editorial, graphics, and general excellence, strategy+business; Top Ten Finalist, Magazine of the Year
American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE), 2010
Must-Reads on Strategy: "The Secrets to Successful Strategy Execution," by Gary L. Neilson, Karla L. Martin, and Elizabeth Powers
Harvard Business Review, 2009
Weekly Best Sellers, Nonfiction: Megacommunities by Fernando Napolitano et al. (#7)
Washington Post, 2008
Best Selling Business Books: Always On by Christopher Vollmer (#4)
The Wall Street Journal Weekly Book Index, 2008
Best Selling Business Books: Make or Break by Kaj Grichnik and Conrad Winkler (#13)
The Wall Street Journal Weekly Book Index, 2008
Special Achievement Award for Advancing Innovation: Global Innovation 1000 study
Innovate Forum, 2007
“Best of Visions” Award: Kevin Dehoff and Barry Jaruzelski
PDMA Visions Magazine, 2007
Breakthrough Ideas for 2005: Booz & Company’s Organizational DNA concept
Consulting Magazine, 2006