Analyst/Associate perspectives

Nick Ford
Developing a wide variety of skills across a range of problems
Nick Ford, Analyst
Through my degree studying maths and physics, and a year of work in consulting, I have always found myself searching for opportunities to learn from people across a broad variety of fields so that I can build the best possible base of skills..
Nicola Wilde
Working with incredible minds across industry
Nicola Wilde, Analyst
Throughout my studies in Chemical Engineering I always enjoyed understanding how processes worked and relished the idea of my work having a positive impact on the world..
Zeping Zhu
A great start full of opportunities, learnings and responsibilities
Zeping Zhu, Associate Consultant
All independent consultants I have worked with have taken a personal interest in my development – always prompting me to ask the ‘so what’...
Emily Gowers
Valuing the whole person
Emily Gowers, Analyst
Since joining the analyst programme, I have seen first-hand how every person working at Eden McCallum is valued...
Charles Bertlin
How does a History degree relate to working in management consulting?
Charles Bertlin, Associate Consultant
The shift from studying a humanities degree to working in management consulting is sometimes construed as a peculiar jump to make. Yet the bridge between the two is substantial.
Querine Bulthuis
Diverse work, and lasting impact for clients
Querine Bulthuis, Associate Consultant
I have always had a broad set of interests, and enjoy being surrounded by a wide variety of people, topics and ideas...
Tijs de Boer
Fast learning from a range of projects and colleagues
Tijs de Boer, Associate Consultant
The most exciting thing about consulting for me is the variety of work you do....
Holly Mason
Getting to know a broad range of industries
Holly Mason, Associate Consultant
Coming from a geography background with limited business knowledge, consulting offers me the chance to learn about several different industries...
Micha van Veldhuizen
From systems engineering to strategy consulting
Micha van Veldhuizen, Associate Consultant
In systems engineering, my focus was on designing complex socio-technical systems, like the construction of a large power plant...
Michael Dinwoodie
Training as a consultant - getting started
Michael Dinwoodie, Associate Consultant
My initial training at Eden McCallum was a fantastic experience and one I look back on with much fondness...
Max Verbogt
A solid foundation for my career
Max Verbogt, Analyst
Throughout the interview process I got a very good feeling about Eden McCallum. It was easy to grasp the benefits of the firm’s model and how this would contribute to my development as an analyst...
Renske Kroeze
Ever challenging journey
Renske Kroeze, Associate Consultant
During my degree in psychology and political sciences, I was always discovering different areas. I liked doing research, deep diving into a complex topic and analysing it from different angles.
Tom van der Horst
Meeting my goals
Tom van der Horst, Associate Consultant
When I came to the end of my studies I wanted to continue learning at a fast pace and meet and work with interesting people. I went on a number of “in-house” days and business courses in various fields, and decided that consulting was the most appealing career path. Reflecting on my experience so far, I can say that I’m achieving those goals...
Bas Gerdsen
The right place for me
Bas Gerdsen, Analyst
The past few months have illustrated why Eden McCallum is the ideal place for me, for three reasons...
Samantha van Urk
A toolkit for any career
Samantha van Urk, Analyst
What do neuroscience, refugee work, medicine and consulting have in common, you might wonder. In all honesty, I had studied and worked in these various fields...
Christiaan Lensvelt
A steep learning curve
Christiaan Lensvelt, Associate Consultant
One of the central themes I remember from my analyst induction training at Eden McCallum is the emphasis on “feedback culture”.
Jamie Roberts
Growing around smart people
Jamie Roberts, Analyst
After finishing our initial comprehensive training period, I was immediately moved onto a large transformation project for a mid-cap FTSE250 company. This involved me working on a team with no less than five senior consultants, and two more senior analysts...
Solene Madelpuech
International curiosity
Solene Madelpuech, Global Commercial Manager, Sight Diagnostics (Eden McCallum Alum)
My drive to be in a culturally diverse environment has always been central to my life decisions – and my past year at Eden McCallum has clearly provided me with numerous opportunities to fulfil my international curiosity.
James Manning
Social impact and passion for sports
James Manning, former Associate Consultant (Eden McCallum Alum)
As a keen swimmer and triathlete, I was fortunate enough to compete at a National level whilst at school and university...
Ellen Schmid
Making the most of your opportunities
Ellen Schmid, Strategy & Business Development Manager, Premier Inn Germany at Whitbread Plc (Eden McCallum Alum)
Bringing the UK’s largest hotel chain to my native Germany was an opportunity that was hard to turn down, and in the end I went for it.
Gabriele Sessa
Adventures in Central and Eastern Europe
Gabriele Sessa, former Associate Consultant (Eden McCallum Alum)
I was waiting for my first project assignment at Eden McCallum when only two days later I found myself on a flight to CEE. My first assignment: join an international team to work on an organisational design project.
Kate Tonks
Eden McCallum was a spring board for my next career step
Kate Tonks, Valuation Manager, Nested (Eden McCallum Alum)
After two and half years as an Analyst at Eden McCallum, I joined Nested in January 2017 as the 7th employee, working across all of the operational functions...
Martijn ten Lohuis
Seeing the Eden McCallum analyst programme grow and develop
Martijn ten Lohuis, Global Operational Excellence Manager, Jacobs Douwe Egberts (Eden McCallum Alum)
I was one of the first two Analysts to join Eden McCallum's Amsterdam office in 2013, having graduated from the University of Groningen...
Drew Davy
An opportunity to observe impact in real time…
Drew Davy, former Associate Consultant (Eden McCallum Alum)
You could say that my experience as an analyst has been slightly unusual so far...
Ilja Hermans
Challenging yourself and helping to train others…
Ilja Hermans, former Associate Consultant (Eden McCallum Alum)
I clearly remember my first three weeks at Eden McCallum: we stayed at an apartment near St. Paul’s Cathedral in London,,,
Leon Ammerlaan
Working with expert independent consultants
Leon Ammerlaan, former Associate Consultant (Eden McCallum Alum)
For me, a major benefit of being an Eden McCallum analyst has been the opportunity to work with independent consultants…