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Blue Matter Ranked as One of the 25 Best Consulting Firms to Work for in Europe; Ranked #1 in Overall Business Outlook

Posted by Blue Matter on September 24th, 2019.

London, UK – September 24, 2019 – Blue Matter has joined the Vault Consulting 25 (Europe) for 2020, earning a ranking as one of the 25 best consulting firms to work for in Europe.  Blue Matter ranked 12th overall in Europe, and 1st for Overall Business Outlook.  This was the firm’s first year participating in Vault’s annual survey.

Vault is a key resource for job seekers and others, providing “in-depth intelligence on what it’s really like to work within an industry, company, or profession” since 1996.  Management Consulting is one of the industries that Vault tracks.

Each year, Vault surveys consulting team members from a wide range of firms, asking them about corporate culture, work/life balance, diversity, compensation, innovation, and a host of other factors.  Firms are ranked based on the survey responses.  Vault’s ratings and rankings are very well known and are regularly featured by the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, BusinessWeek, and other news outlets.

A few highlights regarding Blue Matter’s European rankings include:

  • 12th overall
  • 1st for Overall Business Outlook
  • 2nd in Overall Diversity, Firm Leadership, Hours in Office, and Work/Life Balance
  • 3rd in Innovation
  • 6th in Informal Training and Promotion Policies
  • 7th Firm Culture, International Opportunities, and Level of Challenge
  • 8th in Compensation and Satisfaction

George Schmidt, a Managing Partner with Blue Matter and head of its European operation said, “We’re working very hard to build an amazing company, with excellent people and an outstanding culture.  We see these survey results as a great benchmark and starting point, but we definitely won’t get complacent.”  More information on Blue Matter’s rankings can be found on its Vault profile and on the firm’s blog.

Blue Matter’s rankings in Europe come about a month after the firm earned high rankings in Vault’s survey of North American firms.   In North America, Blue Matter earned a spot on the Vault Top 50 list for 2020, ranking 30th overall and 7th among boutique firms.

About Blue Matter

Blue Matter ( is a strategic consulting firm serving the life sciences industry.  Its clients include leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies from around the globe.  The firm specializes in developing commercial strategies for pre-launch and launch-stage pharmaceutical and biotech products.  However, it also assists clients with in-line products and at the organizational level.  Blue Matter performs work in a range of therapeutic areas, with a primary focus on oncology and rare diseases.

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