We provide evidence-based advice that helps our clients turn insight into action.

CIL is a leading management consultancy serving growth clients in international markets. We help clients to grow their businesses, build value and invest wisely.

Over the last 20 years we have completed numerous engagements across multiple sectors and geographies. We provide strategy consulting and due diligence support to business leaders, business owners and investors such as private equity.

Our teams go beyond market data, leveraging real understanding of their sectors to provide clear, actionable insight. We are rigorous in our approach, confident in our conclusions and expert at what we do.

 
News and Views
  • The future of the corporate classroom

    Corporates are moving away from ad hoc training purchases to long-term investment in advanced learning experience platforms with AI-enabled content recommendations.

    For our latest research, CIL interviewed 651 learning and development decision makers across North America and the UK to identify the latest trends in corporate education.

    Read more here

  • Sensing change

    The long talked about concept of ‘smart buildings’ is finally seeing investment.

    To understand how the sector is developing, CIL spoke to 150 landlords, property managers, agents and suppliers across Europe and North America. Our latest insights piece looks at the key themes we identified, including energy efficiency, the changing face of facilities management and the use of smart sensors and controls, explaining how these elements are coming together.

    Read more here.

  • CIL wins at British Private Equity Awards.

    CIL is pleased to announce that it has been named Commercial Due Diligence Provider of the Year at the 2019 Unquote British Private Equity Awards.

    The award recognises a year of growth at CIL and was voted for by the Unquote readership. In the last 12 months, CIL has advised on a over 200 engagements. We are the leading CDD provider in the UK and one of the leading providers in Europe, developing buy-side, vendor and strategy work for the most recognisable PE houses and corporates in the country.

    CIL would like to thank the Unquote readership and all of our clients who voted for us.

  • Investment 360 Index
    Investment 360 Index

    Confidence in the prospects for the UK economy has slumped, new research from CIL Management Consultants reveals, while dissatisfaction in the performance of the Government has risen sharply.

    The findings of CIL’s Investment 360 Index FY20 were presented to an audience of 200 private equity investors, business management teams, corporate debt providers and business advisors by Giles Johnson at CIL’s annual economic update on Tuesday 17th September.

    Read the results.

  • The future of the corporate classroom
  • Sensing change
  • CIL wins at British Private Equity Awards.
  • Investment 360 Index Investment 360 Index
Services We specialise in strategy consulting, assessing and building business plans, identifying market opportunities and due diligence.

Management support
Advising management teams with their key strategic and operational decisions; from what strategy to pursue to how to deliver it.

Investor advice
Assisting investors throughout the investment process, identifying opportunities, advising on investment decisions and supporting post-deal.

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Services We specialise in strategy consulting, assessing and building business plans, identifying market opportunities and due diligence.

Management support
Advising management teams with their key strategic and operational decisions; from what strategy to pursue to how to deliver it.

Investor advice
Assisting investors throughout the investment process, identifying opportunities, advising on investment decisions and supporting post-deal.

Find out more

Careers "I think many businesses will talk about their culture, but I find ours to be really special." Scott, associate director

Regardless of whether you are looking to join us straight after graduating from a top-tier university, move across from another leading consultancy or transition from industry, we offer interesting engagements, rapid progression and industry-leading career development.

We are now accepting applications for our 2020 graduate programme.

 
Careers "I think many businesses will talk about their culture, but I find ours to be really special." Scott, associate director

Regardless of whether you are looking to join us straight after graduating from a top-tier university, move across from another leading consultancy or transition from industry, we offer interesting engagements, rapid progression and industry-leading career development.

We are now accepting applications for our 2020 graduate programme.