Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 14, 2013
Beacon Consulting Group, a leading management consulting firm focused on the investment management industry, announced today that it has launched their West Coast consulting practice in the Los Angeles area.
The announcement follows steady growth over the last few years and aligns with one of Beacon’s strategic initiatives centered on geographic expansion. Along with their headquarters in Boston, MA, Beacon’s West Coast practice will provide greater access to financial centers across North America and signals a dedicated focus by Beacon to service the many financial services firms operating in those regions.
The West Coast practice will be managed by Brian Cosgrove who has rejoined the firm as Managing Director. In this role, Cosgrove will lead the development of Beacon’s practice and continue to grow the firm’s client base in this market in addition to overseeing Beacon’s new office and staff.
Prior to rejoining Beacon, Cosgrove was Vice President at RR Donnelley leading global strategy and product development for the firm’s regulatory reporting and content management technology platform. In this role, Cosgrove worked with the industry’s largest investment managers and service providers to successfully integrate RR Donnelley’s technology platforms into their client’s business operations. Cosgrove has over 15 years of industry experience and often speaks at industry events and forums focusing on the operational impact of global regulatory change and the successful balance of technology and business process.
Mike Kerrigan, Principal with Beacon, said “We are thrilled to have Brian rejoin Beacon and lead our expansion into key financial centers. Brian brings extensive hands-on operations and product expertise and will deepen our coverage of clients in the region. We have been experiencing significant growth over the last few years and the establishment of a dedicated West Coast practice demonstrates our commitment to our current and future clients in this area.”
About Beacon Consulting Group
Beacon Consulting Group is a trusted advisor to global financial and investment firms seeking to achieve and sustain a competitive edge. We provide practical insights that reflect decades of hands-on experience driving change across business and technology. For more information, visit http://www.beaconcgi.com.