Implications of a Net Zero Carbon Economy

Implications of a Net Zero Carbon Economy

Our planet is warming, and the need to prevent further damaging climate change is urgent. The good news is that while this task is daunting, it is also doable. This was the conclusion of a fascinating breakfast seminar hosted by Eden McCallum at London’s National Portrait Gallery on 5 February. The event was focusing on…


Local good, global bad – UK business leaders’ fears shift from Europe to China

Results of Eden McCallum's Economic Outlook survey 2015

Local good, global bad – UK business leaders’ fears shift from Europe to China

Confidence at home, some nervousness abroad – with nerves rising the further east you go. That seems to describe the mood of the 300 business leaders Eden McCallum has surveyed in its third annual report into business sentiment at the end of the year. Good news first. Over seventy per cent…

Eden McCallum, December 2015

Moving on – reflections from Nick Kirkbride as he retires from Eden McCallum

Moving on – reflections from Nick Kirkbride as he retires from Eden McCallum

This summer, Nick Kirkbride is retiring from the Eden McCallum partnership after eight years helping spearhead the growth of the firm. Reflecting on his time with us, he shared a number of thoughts on our development, our impact with clients, and his greatest highlights in working with our consultants. How did you come to join…

July 2015

Today’s creepy is tomorrow’s normal

Today’s creepy is tomorrow’s normal – perspectives from an Eden McCallum panel on the “internet of things”

Eden McCallum hosts a panel discussion on the “internet of things” and connected homes

It has been said, by the writer William Gibson, that “the future is already here, it’s just not evenly distributed”. As far as exciting new products are concerned there has often been a delay between the promise of new technology and…

June 2015

Eden McCallum welcomes Jan-Willem Weggemans to its leadership team

Eden McCallum is delighted to announce that Jan-Willem Weggemans is joining the firm as Associate Partner, based in London. Jan-Willem joins from PwC, where he developed the firm’s Retail and Commercial Banking practice in London and Amsterdam. He previously led strategy development for Barclaycard in the US and Europe. Jan-Willem’s earlier consulting career spans BCG…

May 2015

Achieving impact as consultants in the third sector: learnings from Eden McCallum’s NGO Partnership

In January, Eden McCallum hosted a round-table discussion bringing together our NGO partners from Save the Children and Impetus-PEF with a group of our consultants. The discussion focused on the impact of Eden McCallum’s work with our partners in the third sector, and on what we can learn from our successful partnership. Some highlights of…

January 2015

Could the worst be behind us? Dutch business leaders are cautiously optimistic about the economy

There is some good news: the Dutch business community is hopeful for 2015. The majority of 250 business leaders surveyed by Eden McCallum in the Netherlands are optimistic about the domestic economic outlook over the next couple of years. Perhaps this guarded optimism is in some way influenced by interest rate expectations: most (77%) expect…

January 2015

Results of Eden McCallum's Economic Outlook survey 2014

A small but distinct chill has descended on some UK businesses as they look forward to 2015. The strong optimism of December 2013 has faltered a little, leaving several companies slightly less certain about future business prospects. That is one conclusion to draw from the second annual Eden McCallum survey of their corporate clients and…

December 2014

Dissolving of boundaries lets in more competitors

Dissolving of boundaries lets in more competitors

The industry is having to adapt as technological changes redraw the landscape

The Financial Times, Business of Consulting, November 2014

Eden McCallum hosts a conversation with Innocent Drinks co-founder Adam Balon

Eden McCallum hosts a conversation with Innocent Drinks co-founder Adam Balon

How did the idea for Innocent Drinks develop? What went wrong along the way? How did the team work and stay together? And how did it feel to sell out? At a recent event in London, Adam Balon, co-founder of Innocent Drinks shared candid stories with Eden McCallum’s Nick Kirkbride and some of the firm’s…

October 2014

Eden McCallum announces new partner in London

Eden McCallum has elected Stephanie Mills to its partnership. A former Principal with the Boston Consulting Group, Stephanie joined the Eden McCallum in-house team in London as Associate Partner in 2013, bringing a wealth of experience, most notably in healthcare. She also brought a close perspective on Eden McCallum, having worked with the firm for…

October 2014