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At Consulting Quest, we are convinced that companies can better and faster reach their goals by smartly leveraging management consulting.

Who we are

We are reimagining how to improve the world

At Consulting Quest, we are convinced that Companies can better and faster reach their goals by smartly leveraging management consulting. “Creating more impact by better using, buying and managing Consulting Services”. We know how to help companies do just that.

We partner with executives as well as procurement teams. We provide customized solutions addressing all steps of the consulting sourcing process to control their costs and maximize the impact they get from their consulting spend.

As the leading pure player in consulting sourcing, we operate on a global scale and blend digital and human capabilities to deliver on our promise: smart consulting sourcing.

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What we do

When it comes to leveraging consulting, we got you covered

We have developed a full range of solutions to help our clients. Consulting, Sourcing, Digital, Learning, Networking. 

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Sourcing

We partner with clients throughout the entire consulting sourcing process. Our team of consulting procurement experts provides a white glove service to find and select the right consultants within the target budget

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Consulting

We help clients to manage their consulting category, reduce overall costs, accelerate strategy execution and implement best in class processes increasing the maturity of their consulting procurement

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Digital

We offer a full range of solutions to help companies easily manage demand, source consultants, measure their performance, and manage the consulting category while reducing costs and maximizing value.

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Learning

To help clients learn about how consulting can help, how to source and work with consultants we have created the leading consulting search engine (conavigo.com) and the reference platform about consulting (consulting.wiki).

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Networking

Through our Smart Consulting Sourcing communities and our Masterclass about consulting sourcing we connect consulting sourcing professionals to create the largest community of experts worldwide.

At a glance

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Offices

We stay close to our customers all over the globe

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Year of Foundation

It is our 8th year in this business

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Consulting Firms

We manage the largest platform of consulting firms

Our expertise

We are the #1 consulting sourcing company

Our team blends senior executives, former consultants and procurement experts. We tune to your wavelength and add value at all steps of the process.

From defining the strategic intent for a project to managing the relationship with consultants or even managing of the category, we can help you. 

We are the leading pure player on consulting procurement and have developed proprietary methodologies and thought leadership to address the specificities of the category

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Conpas (Performance Assessment)

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Consulting Procurement Maturity (Maturity Grid)

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Smart consulting Sourcing Series (books)

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Blog / Wiki / Sourcing

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Podcast

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This week in consulting (Weekly newsletter)

We operate on a global scale and our critical mass and databank allow us to be relevant across all industries and capabilities. Our sourcing strategy relies on an open ecosystem. We do not push a roster; we help to source the right consulting team for a given project, wherever they are.

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What we stand for

We aim at making the world a better place

We believe in diversity, equality, inclusion, social responsibility and sustainability. As participants to the UN Global Compact, every year we put those principles into action to deliver our contribution to this global imperative.

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Working with us

Talent Wanted

At Consulting Quest we are a diverse, global community of people. Problem solvers, creative thinkers we work with our clients to make a sustainable impact

Meet our founders
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Hélène LAFFITTE

CEO / Chief Doing Stuff Officer

Hélène is the Co-founder of Consulting Quest and our CEO. Hélène has held several executive positions in operations, R&D, procurement and industrial strategy for ENGIE, one of the largest energy companies in the world.

She is the strategist responsible for the creation of an agile make-or-buy strategy and performance measurement system for operations services that resulted in more than $100 million dollars in annual savings.

Hélène’s background in engineering, consulting, procurement, and industrial strategy has contributed to the creation of an extremely athletic business model, set to change the way consulting is procured.

Hélène is an avid learner, and a tea enthusiast. She loves to stay active and enjoys any sport involving a ball when she finds some free time.

Hélène graduated with a civil engineering degree from École Nationale des Ponts & Chaussées, one of the foremost engineering schools in France and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.

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Laurent THOMAS

Chairman / Chief I’ve got an idea Officer

Laurent is the Co-founder of Consulting Quest. Laurent currently serves as Executive Vice President Oil and Gas for Solvay, the global chemicals company. Prior to joining Solvay Laurent was the Head of the Organization Transformation Practice Americas for Oliver Wyman, the consulting arm of Marsh McLennan.

Focused on greater value creation, and being thoroughly familiar with Consulting, Laurent has sourced and sold millions of dollars worth of Consulting over the course of his career.

Having faced the difficulty to source specialized consultants, and all the highs and lows of using blue chip consulting firms, Laurent believes that Consulting Quest will answer a much needed transformation in the Consulting space.

Passionate reader who loves collecting Management Books, he also enjoys playing rugby, and is an amateur Computer programmer.

Laurent graduated with an engineering degree from École Nationale Supérieure de Techniques Avancées, one of the foremost engineering schools in France.

Meet our founders
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Hélène LAFFITTE

CEO / Chief Doing Stuff Officer

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Laurent THOMAS

Chairman / Chief I’ve got an idea Officer

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Hélène LAFFITTE

CEO / Chief Doing Stuff Officer

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Laurent THOMAS

Chairman / Chief I’ve got an idea Officer

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