The Best Consulting Firms: Prestige

Consultants across the nation rank the companies they consider to be the most prestigious in their industry.

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Top Ranked

2014 Rank 2013 Rank Change Company Score Location
1 1 McKinsey & Company 8.891 New York, NY
2 2 The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. 8.617 Boston, MA
3 3 Bain & Company 8.427 Boston, MA
4 4 Booz & Company 7.006 New York, NY
5 5 Deloitte Consulting LLP 6.775 New York, NY
6 NR Booz Allen Hamilton 6.733 Mclean, VA
7 6 PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) LLP (Consulting Practice) 6.370 New York, NY
8 7 EY (Ernst & Young) LLP Consulting Practice 6.338 New York, NY
9 12 IBM Global Business Services 6.072 Armonk, NY
10 8 Accenture 6.070 New York, NY
11 11 KPMG LLP (Consulting Practice) 5.850 New York, NY
12 10 Oliver Wyman 5.800 New York, NY
13 14 A.T. Kearney 5.691 Chicago, IL
14 13 Mercer LLC 5.403 New York, NY
15 NR Gartner, Inc. 5.210 Stamford, CT
16 NR Cisco Systems, Inc. (IT Consulting) 5.203 San Jose, CA
17 15 L.E.K. Consulting 5.152 Boston, MA
18 16 Capgemini 5.020 New York, NY
19 NR Lockheed Martin Corporation (IT Consulting) 4.836 Bethesda, MD
20 NR Oracle Consulting 4.664 Redwood City, CA
21 18 The Parthenon Group 4.470 Boston, MA
22 17 ZS Associates 4.463 Evanston, IL
23 19 Navigant Consulting, Inc. 4.429 Chicago, IL
24 NR The Bridgespan Group 4.416 Boston, MA
25 24 Huron Consulting Group 4.374 Chicago, IL
26 37 Charles River Associates 4.349 Boston, MA
27 28 Grant Thornton LLP (Consulting Practice) 4.336 Chicago, IL
28 NR SAP Services (IT Consulting) 4.329 Newtown Square, PA
29 20 NERA Economic Consulting 4.300 New York, NY
30 22 Roland Berger Strategy Consultants 4.211 Detroit, MI
31 25 Towers Watson 4.187 New York, NY
32 32 Alvarez & Marsal 4.169 New York, NY
33 26 Gallup Consulting 4.160 Washington, DC
34 NR Northrop Grumman Corporation (IT Consulting) 4.116 Los Angeles, CA
35 29 FTI Consulting, Inc. 4.086 West Palm Beach, FL
36 36 Aon Hewitt 4.034 Chicago, IL
37 21 Arthur D. Little 4.013 Boston, MA
38 23 The Cambridge Group 3.948 Chicago, IL
39 30 Cornerstone Research 3.947 San Francisco, CA
40 27 AlixPartners, LLP 3.939 Southfield, MI
41 33 Kurt Salmon 3.910 Atlanta, GA
42 35 The Advisory Board Company 3.734 Washington, DC
43 NR HP Services 3.725 Palo Alto, CA
44 34 Analysis Group, Inc. 3.711 Boston, MA
45 NR Infosys Consulting Inc. 3.674 Fremont, CA
46 46 BDO Consulting 3.600 New York, NY
47 NR Xerox Services 3.557 Norwalk, CT
48 NR McGladrey Consulting Services 3.553 Chicago, IL
49 NR Hitachi Consulting 3.514 Dallas, TX
50 39 The Brattle Group 3.509 Cambridge, MA
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