Celerant Consulting has opened an office in Abu Dhabi. The worldwide management consultancy firm, having offices in Amsterdam and Brussels, is expanding in responding to the growing requests for advisory services in the Middle East.
Since its founding in 1987, the consultancy firm has gained a lot of experience in multiple sectors, like energy, chemical and government sectors. A part from this, the company possesses suitable expertise qualities necessary for supporting companies in the Middle East. This mainly involves on the spot activities as communicating knowledge and skills to local employees, the so-called “localization”. By opening this office, the total number of offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Africa rises to 12.
Antoine Dionis du Sejour, Executive Vice President Middle East and head of local operations: “Within the company model of Celerant together with the costumer the often complex change programs are being acted out. These programs focus on tangible and sustainable improvements. This means that we developed a unique method aimed at transferring knowledge and skills (this is a must for companies in the Middle East that want to secure their future with local talent.”
Answering the question on why Celerant is expanding with a new office in times of financial insecurity, Dionis du Sejour answers: “Celerant already has a number of profound contacts with multiple important organizations in Abu Dhabi and the United Arabic Emirates. It is important being present in order to support these countries on a local level. A part from this, the fact that our reward is partly based on tangible savings we realize for our customers in the current financial climate is definitely an advantage.”