Affirms PwC's Position as a Leading Provider of Advisory Services Worldwide
NEW YORK, March 29, 2012 - PwC today announced it has been named a leader in business consulting services in the worldwide, Americas, and EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) markets, according to the 2012 IDC MarketScape reports. The IDC MarketScape reports are based on a vendor analysis model designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of suppliers in a given market.
According to the reports, PwC is recognized as achieving the “Leader” classification in three regions including the worldwide, Americas and EMEA markets. PwC is also considered a “Major Player” in the Asia/Pacific market. According to IDC:
“PwC's consistent ranking in IDC's series of Marketscape reports underscores our focus on delivering high quality and relevant advisory services to clients around the world, helping them from strategy through execution to achieve a competitive advantage in today's market,” said Dana Mcilwain, PwC Vice Chairman and U.S. Advisory Leader. “Our "Leader" and "Major Player" rankings reflect our commitment to building deep relationships with our clients, working closely with them to find opportunities for innovation and growth, manage risk and address their most pressing business challenges."
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.