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Specialists could restore trust in consultancies following state capture damage

Since 2017, South Africa’s management consultancy and business advisory industry has been under incredible pressure. With big players such as McKinsey, Bain, and KPMG implicated in state capture controversies, the model itself has been called into question. And, according to a recent study by Research & Markets, these scandals have combined with tough economic conditions and consulting expenditure setbacks to put pressure on a traditionally lucrative industry.

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2019 Study on Management Consulting & Business Advisory Services in South Africa, with Comprehensive Profiles on 46 Firms, Including McKinsey and Bain

It includes comprehensive profiles of 46 firms including multinational firms operating in South Africa such as McKinsey and Bain, both of which were implicated in state capture revelations. It includes profiles on the major auditing and advisory firms such as Deloitte, PwC, EY and KPMG and specialist firms such as Hoorah Digital

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Adland undergoing massive change

In many ways, South Africa is a very different place than it was a year ago; that’s as true for the advertising space as it is in the political arena. There’s a sense that things are happening, that change is in the air. But tempering any optimism is a lingering sense of uncertainty

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