L.E.K. Consulting: The company

L.E.K. Consulting is a global management and strategy consulting firm, based in London and employing more than 900 consultants in 20 offices across the globe. The company operates as a single global partnership and is the second largest strategy consulting firm in Europe.

L.E.K. Consulting specialises in strategy, transaction services and performance improvement consulting. Its clients include governments and 20 percent of the world's largest companies, including private equity firms.

L.E.K. Consulting has three offices in Australia and New Zealand; in Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland.

Consulting jobs at L.E.K. Consulting

L.E.K. Consulting's main lines of service are Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions, Shareholder Value Management, Operations & Organization and Marketing & Sales. The company recruits business school graduates to consulting jobs and outstanding undergraduates to entry-level associate positions. Job applicants whose resumes fit the bill go through three stages of screening, with each consisting of two or more job interviews.

The career path at L.E.K. Consulting is not fixed and depends on each consultant's performance, but the team structure consists of five basic levels: Associate, Associate Consultant, Consultant, Manager and Partner.

Being employed by L.E.K. Consulting offers a number of career opportunities both to experienced consultants and graduate hires. Consultants working at L.E.K. get a wide variety of opportunities to develop their skills on projects that very often involve high-profile clients from a variety of industries. New hires have career training and mentoring opportunities at their disposal and are exposed to cases that involve providing consulting in strategy, operations, marketing, organization, mergers & acquisitions and management to some of the world's leading companies.

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L.E.K. Consulting was founded in London in 1983 by Iain Evans, Richard Koch and James Lawrence, three partners from Bain & Company. Over the years, the consultancy has earned a reputation for being one of the go-to firms for advice on mergers and acquisitions.

In 2007, L.E.K. was awarded one of the most prestigious awards in the UK, the Queen's Award for Enterprise, for chalking a 50 percent increase in export revenues and for the level of success it has achieved in the United States. Today, L.E.K. Consulting has offices in Europe, the United States and in the Asia-Pacific region.. It is the only global leader in strategy consulting founded and grown in the UK.