The combined entities will provide a step change in Australia and New Zealand (ANZ), offering our clients expertise from more local consultants, as well as enhancing our existing capabilities in ANZ and raise us to a total of 98 consultants across Sydney, Melbourne, and Auckland.
Intent Group bring with them deep manufacturing excellence experience across a broad range of industries, complementing our existing offering and enabling a market leading full end-to-end supply chain proposition for the local market. Like Argon & Co, they have a passion for people development and helping clients improve business performance.
Paul Eastwood, Managing Partner of the ANZ business states “I am delighted Intent Group are joining Argon & Co at this exciting time. This fits perfectly with our global aim to provide on-the-ground capability and in-market expertise from local consultants to support clients wherever needed. Underpinning our goal to build a leading global management consultancy specialising in operations strategy and transformation.”
Ian Walsh, founder of Intent Group who will continue to actively lead the business in NZ says “Intent Group was formed with the vision of helping NZ organisations become truly world class and ensuring their survival and growth through deploying global best practice. By joining Argon & Co we will be able to offer leading operational and digital capability into the local marketplace giving progressive NZ organisations the opportunity to take their performance to the next level.”
Yvan Salamon, CEO of Argon & Co, added, “This represents another exciting step in Argon & Co’s expansion strategy. Intent Group are experts in their field and have made a big impact in New Zealand with an impressive set of credentials. We are pleased that they have joined us and will be adding value to our clients not only in ANZ, but on a global scale.”
Argon & Co
Argon & Co is a global management consultancy that specialises in operations strategy and transformation. Its expertise spans the supply chain, procurement, finance and shared services, working together with clients to transform their businesses and generate real change. Its people are engaging to work with and trusted by clients to get the job done.
Argon & Co has offices in Paris, London, Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, Atlanta, Auckland, Chicago, Düsseldorf, Hong Kong, Lausanne, Melbourne, Mumbai, Riyadh, Singapore and Sydney.
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