Ernst & Young's Advisory practice takes two advisory awards: reports on facts

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Big4, the premier social networking forum for professionals and alumni of Accenture, Andersen, BearingPoint, Capgemini, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers, PwC noted Ernst & Young's Advisory practice won dual awards and received a commendation recently at the prestigious Management Consultancies Association (MCA) awards.

Ruth Whitfield was recognised as Highly Commended in the "Change Management Consultant of the Year" category for her role in the ThinkForward project and the Advisory practice achieved $100m worth of cost saving for the European Channels Group of Xerox and won the other award for that achievement.

Strategic initiatives for the production business project provided an uplift of 5% Gross Margin in the short term and an additional 7% in the long term. Ernst & Young delivered a highly valuable lead to future profitability was given another project for Xerox.

Ernst & Young also diagnosed the underlying challenges of the fact that one in every 10 teenagers leaving school in Britain failed to transition to the next stage of their lives. A response called ThinkForward was developed which drastically reduced the problem in the pilot aspect of the project.

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  •     Kristy Short
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