The Boston Consulting Group

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. BCG helps companies from all sectors and regions to take advantage of opportunities for growth and to adapt their business models to new realities. BCG develops custom solutions in partnership with clients. The mutual objective is to ensure sustainable competitive advantages, to enhance the respective company’s performance and improve results in the long term. BCG was founded in 1963 by Bruce D. Henderson. It currently has 82 offices in 46 countries, and is in the sole ownership of its managing directors. For more information, please visit

The Boston Consulting Group has pooled all of its own studies, commentaries, charts and videos and made them available on the online portal In addition to publications on current business and corporate issues, the platform also features publications from the company’s nearly 50-year history. The online portal is available at


Handelsblatt is the largest economic and financial newspaper in Germany. Approximately 180 editors, correspondents and permanent staff members around the world ensure up-to-date, comprehensive and well-researched reporting. According to a readership analysis of decision-makers in business and administration (LAE) in 2017 Handelsblatt reaches 299,000 decision-makers every trading day.

Handelsblatt stands for high topicality, reliability, substance and objectivity. News items are researched, analysed and classified within a complex context. Particular emphasis is placed on background research, commentaries and analyses. With well-founded reports on future trends and new technologies, Handelsblatt provides important insights for successful action in constantly changing sectors and markets