The philosophy of OC&C Strategy Consultants is to treat each problem as unique, providing truly customised solutions rather than generic packages for our clients.
This selection of OC&C's publications illustrates our ability to think creatively, generate new insights and provide a fresh perspective on established thinking.
In this section you can view and download our strategic "Insights"; short provocative pieces that we write as food for thought for our clients.
Tech entrepreneurship ecosystem in the United Arab Emirates
The United Arab Emirates - the fifth of six country reports commissioned for Google to identify areas for improvement in policies and regulations which affect tech entrepreneurship success
Tech entrepreneurship in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - the sixth of six country reports commissioned for Google to identify areas for improvement in policies and regulations which affect tech entrepreneurship success
Let’s get real about AI
There is an executive-level consensus on the potential competitive power of Artificial Intelligence; or as one of our interviewees put it “bigger than splitting the atom”. However, just like the early internet and indeed quantum mechanics, lots of people have no idea in practice what it is nor what it could mean
A perfect fit
The global market for apparel presents both challenge and opportunity. To be a winner, a brand must plot an ever more careful path: there is little scope to get it wrong
The new polyglots
How many languages do you speak? English? French? Maybe whatever you happen to remember from GCSE German? What about R? SQL? Python? Julia? Perl or Java?
Analytical culture: The key to unlocking big data’s potential?
We now generate 2.5 quintillion bytes of new data every day, bringing the potential to transform a vast array of business activities from retail to mining
Engagement has been the watchword of forward thinking marketeers when it comes to promoting a brand through social media
Consultant 2020: how analytics is changing graduate skillsets
The new set of standard graduate skills will include being able to manipulate large datasets (beyond the reach of spreadsheets)