Analysts’ comments

Global HR Monitor

#1 for Human Resource consulting
Global HR Monitor survey of HR Directors rated PwC as having the strongest reputation in Human Resource consulting.

— The survey was conducted for PwC by Meridian West between October 2012 and January 2013. Meridian West surveyed 1,472 senior HR executives in 17 countries.

IDC

"According to IDC analysis and buyer perception, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is an IDC MarketScape Leader worldwide for talent related business consulting."
— IDC MarketScape: Talent Related Business Consulting Vendor Analysis, Doc #229526, August 2011.
"Worldwide, PwC is seen as among the most capable at helping clients leverage talent. It is also seen as among the most capable at challenging corporate culture and delivering innovation in talent related projects."
— IDC MarketScape: Talent Related Business Consulting Vendor Analysis, Doc #229526, August 2011.
"Worldwide, PwC is seen as among the most capable at helping clients reduce costs during talent related projects and at integrating its project team with the client's. PwC is also seen as much better than its peers at delivering ROI for talent projects, helping clients identify and implement options for growth and helping clients improve operational efficiency."
— IDC MarketScape: Talent Related Business Consulting Vendor Analysis, Doc #229526, August 2011.
"Worldwide, PwC is seen as much better than its peers at meeting the timeline for talent related projects."
— IDC MarketScape: Talent Related Business Consulting Vendor Analysis, Doc #229526, August 2011.

Kennedy Research

Kennedy Research, a leading analyst in the HR consulting market, has judged PwC to be a Vanguard firm - amongst those with the broadest and deepest capabilities in the market.
Kennedy, ‘Global HR Consulting Marketplace 2011-2014’, (c) BNA Subsidiaries, LLC. Reproduced under licence
Kennedy Research rate PwC’s HR Consulting capabilities as "strong"
Kennedy, ‘Global HR Consulting Marketplace 2011-2014’, (c) BNA Subsidiaries, LLC. Reproduced under licence
Kennedy Research ranked PwC as the 2nd largest HR Technology & Transformation Consulting business globally by revenue.
Kennedy, “Global HR Technology & Transformation Marketplace 2010-2013”; © BNA Subsidiaries, LLC. Reproduced under license
Kennedy Research ranked PwC as the 2nd largest Talent Management Consulting business globally by revenue.
Kennedy, “Global Talent Management Consulting Marketplace 2009-2012”; © BNA Subsidiaries, LLC. Reproduced under license
Kennedy Research comment that: “PwC is highly client and relationship focused.
Kennedy, “Global Consulting Marketplace 2010-2013”; © BNA Subsidiaries, LLC. Reproduced under license

Global Tax Monitor

#1 for Compensation & Benefits
#1 for International Assignments

The Global Tax Monitor recognises PwC as the leading adviser globally for international assignment planning & compliance and for compensation & benefits, by reputation, with a very strong lead over the competition.

— These results are based on the year-ending Q2 2013 figures, with a sample size of 3,830 primary buyers of tax services globally.

About Global Tax Monitor

Launched in 2000, the Global Tax Monitor (GTM) is an independent survey conducted by research agency TNS, that examines the competitive position of the top firms in the tax advisory market - globally, regionally, nationally and on an industry basis. It provides a comprehensive measure of firm reputation, client service and brand health, gained currently from just over 3,000 telephone interviews annually with key decision makers (CFOs and Tax Directors) in 37 key markets.