CIL is an international management consultancy with offices in the US and Europe. We help businesses grow, build value and invest wisely. We are rigorous in our approach, confident in our conclusions and expert at what we do.

Founded in 1986, we have extensive experience helping businesses to identify and prioritise the best opportunities for growth. We approach our clients’ challenges with passion and energy, conducting exhaustive and tailored analysis, guided by deep industry expertise.

Typical engagements involve extensive primary research, competitor assessment and evaluation of business performance. We focus on the key commercial issues and always maintain a strong, supportive client relationship.

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Services We specialise in strategy consulting, assessing and building business plans, identifying market opportunities and due diligence.

Management Support
Advising management teams with their key strategic and operational decisions; from what strategy to pursue to how to deliver it.

Investor advice
Assisting investors throughout the investment process, identifying opportunities, advising on investment decisions and supporting post-deal.

Advanced analytics
We leverage advanced analytics to help our clients transform business data into a strategic asset.

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Services We specialise in strategy consulting, assessing and building business plans, identifying market opportunities and due diligence.

Management Support
Advising management teams with their key strategic and operational decisions; from what strategy to pursue to how to deliver it.

Investor advice
Assisting investors throughout the investment process, identifying opportunities, advising on investment decisions and supporting post-deal.

Advanced analytics
We leverage advanced analytics to help our clients transform business data into a strategic asset.

Find out more

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Mid-Market M&A Pulse Check 2021

The Mid-Market M&A Pulse Check measures the heartbeat of M&A in the US and identifies trends in deal-activity and value creation over time.

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Commercial opportunities presented by renewables

As investment in the sector continues and technology advances, renewables present businesses and investors with significant commercial opportunities.

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Sector snapshot: business information providers

As the importance of data in making everyday business decisions and longer-term strategic plays has increased, so too has the use of B2B information providers. Investor appetite has followed suit.

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Careers "I think many businesses will talk about their culture, but I find ours to be really special." Associate director

Regardless of whether you are looking to join us straight after graduating from a top-tier university, move across from another leading consultancy or transition from industry, we offer interesting engagements, rapid progression and industry-leading career development.

 
Careers "I think many businesses will talk about their culture, but I find ours to be really special." Associate director

Regardless of whether you are looking to join us straight after graduating from a top-tier university, move across from another leading consultancy or transition from industry, we offer interesting engagements, rapid progression and industry-leading career development.