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MBB Quality Without The Burden

Founded by former management consultants, consulting is in ECA’s DNA. Work with us to find consultants with McKinsey, Bain, and BCG backgrounds for your most critical projects.

Top-Tier Consultants

Consultants with experience from McKinsey, Bain, BCG, and other top firms.

Led by Former Consultants

We know the kind of service you expect and we deliver.

Fast
Turnaround

We staff 95% of projects in less than a week.

Streamlined
Experience

We handle everything from background checks to interviews.

Do you need...

Deep expertise or a strong generalist?

Our network is comprised of specialists, with deep industry and functional experience, and all-round general athletes who can plan and execute standard projects.

A strong interim resource?

We frequently work with clients looking to fill interim talent gaps. Everything from controllers to project managers.

A strong self starter or a capable team player?

Our vetted consultants are able to drive forward initiatives independently with minimal supervision, or plug into any team to provide critical support.

Recent Client Examples

On-Demand Consultants (Cordporate Strategy)

On-Demand Consultants (Corporate Strategy)

Strategic Initiatives Consultant

Publicly Traded EdTech Company

Chicago, IL

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Transformation Consultant

Corporate Strategy Firm

St. Louis, MO

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Healthcare Strategy Consultant

Multinational Contract Research and Consulting Firm

Los Angeles, CA

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Seamless Approach

Our three-step process equips clients with the very best talent to drive specific business outcomes

Project Scoping

We develop a deep understanding of your project objectives, timelines, and determine the ideal consultant profile. Not sure what the ideal profile should look like for this project? Our team of former consultants can advise. ​

Outreach

We identify consultants in our network with project-specific experience that matches your needs and conduct a detailed discussion to align on expectations and availability.

Placement

We handle all administrative items, including background checks and contracting, to staff the consultant. Our flexible model allows clients to stop or pause an engagement at any time.

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Consulting Models Compared

The ECA consulting model sits at the ideal intersection of quality, speed, and cost.
Traditional Consulting Curated Network Freelance
Examples
Cost Pricing
  • Premium Pricing
  • Value Pricing
  • Budget Pricing
Speed of Deployment
  • Slow
  • Proposal / pre-work 1-3+ months
  • Client Driven
  • Resources deployed in ~ 2 weeks
  • Fast
  • Work can begin in matter of hours
Talent / Experience
  • Wide Range
  • Partners to recent college grads
  • Robust
  • Large resource pool, rigorous vetting
  • Variable
  • Based on bidding process
Core Capabilities
  • High profile project delivery
  • In-house research / publications
  • Long terms publications
  • Deep industry and functional experience
  • Speed of deployment
  • Fast-turnaround project delivery
  • Matching algorithms
  • Maintaining two-sided platform
  • Low-priced provider
Traditional Consulting
  • Premium Pricing
  • Slow
  • Proposal / pre-work 1-3+ months
  • Wide Range
  • Partners to recent college grads
  • High profile project delivery
  • In-house research / publications
  • Long terms publications
Curated Network
  • Value Pricing
  • Client Driven
  • Resources deployed in ~ 2 weeks
  • Robust
  • Large resource pool, rigorous vetting
  • Deep industry and functional experience
  • Speed of deployment
  • Fast-turnaround project delivery
Freelance
  • Low Cost
  • Fast
  • Work can begin in matter of hours
  • Variable
  • Based on bidding process
  • Matching algorithms
  • Maintaining two-sided platform
  • Low-priced provider

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