Perspective

E-commerce in SEA: Why do consumer brands struggle to gain traction?

November 19, 2019

The potential for and hype about e-commerce in South-East Asia is enormous. But data shows that the climb is not as steep as predicted. In this perspective, QVARTZ and Lion & Lion look into the developments and implications of e-commerce for consumer brands in the SEA market.

Video

A senior perspective

November 19, 2019

The opportunity to return to her Nordic roots in a company with entrepreneurial spirit while still serving major clients around the globe is what made Partner Anna Månsson join the QVARTZ civilization two years ago. Learn more about her story.

B&O

A 93-year-old start-up

“Digital is not a ‘thing’ that lives in some corner of the company, but rather something we all need to embrace.” - Christian Birk, B&O

News

Listening to the winds of change

November 19, 2019

Last week, we had the privilege of listening to one of those stories that leave a mark. Our Copenhagen office was packed with +150 captivated people when Henrik Poulsen came by to tell about his incredible journey from business student in Aarhus to CEO of Ørsted

News

Eye of the (Nikki) Tiger

November 15, 2019

Close relations from near and far gathered at our Club Q in Hamburg last week. See how it went down.

Location

Oslo

Wergelandsveien 21

NO‑0167 Oslo

 

Norway

Sector
Publication

Digital transformation report 2017

July 6, 2017

Get insights on how the largest Norwegian companies address digital transformation

News

A healthy growth journey

October 24, 2019

A big congratulations to SATS on its successful listing on the Oslo exchange. Since its launch in 1995, SATS has grown significantly and pioneered the fitness industry in the Nordics.

Falck

A life-saving operation

“There were so many things that we quickly realized had to be instantly changed, simplified and streamlined, because the complexity was killing us.” - Jakob Riis, Falck

Service
Belief
News

Creating social impact in Zimbabwe

October 24, 2019

Morten, Søren and Salomon have been in Zimbabwe to support ZADT by reviewing their strategy and business models, and optimize their fundraising process.

Perspective

How China will shape the future of autonomous vehicles

May 28, 2019

Autonomous vehicles are a hot topic all around the world. So far, most of the public attention has been on the efforts of American and European companies to develop the required technology. However, in the past 2-3 years, an entire ecosystem of Chinese companies has emerged, and the authors of our latest white paper are convinced that China will soon become a leading force in the area of autonomous vehicles. Find out why.

LittleBigHelp

From London to Kolkata

“If you are willing to look at the consequences, then you can really create the life you want.” - Lisbeth Johansen, LittleBigHelp

Perspective

We have a nightmare … and fortunately also a dream

April 25, 2019

“A human being who gets a deep sense of meaning from the work that he or she is doing is much more productive and efficient than someone who is merely satisfied.” - Morten Albæk

News

Close relations through projects, books and bikes

October 23, 2019

Meet QVARTZ Compañero Vilhelm Vig Nielsen.

Yara

You reap what you sow

“Spend sufficient time talking to people on all levels in the organization to really understand them.” - Bent Axelsen, Yara

Video

Combining heart and mind

October 22, 2019

Four years ago, QVARTZ Partner Thomas Nyheim was looking for the opportunity to combine his passion for renewable energy with his spike in strategy consulting. That led him to QVARTZ.

News

Clicking into team Q

October 16, 2019

Ole Kahrs is new Partner at the Oslo office. He joins us with more than two decades of experience from the management consulting industry. His strong track record within private equity, energy and other sectors will be instrumental in QVARTZ' growth journey.

Sector
Publication

Digitalization trends in the German healthcare sector

June 27, 2019

The healthcare sector is in the midst of a digital transformation pushed by patients' experiences from their daily lives as consumers. Patients expect the same level of service, convenience and accessibility as when shopping online. A recent QVARTZ white paper based on +60 expert interviews analyses digitalization trends in the healthcare sector.

News

The next generation of change leaders

October 15, 2019

In Stockholm, we are getting ready for a new season of meaningful collaborations, mentoring and strategic advisory with Reach for change and their inspiring social entrepreneurs.

Principle
Job

What do you believe?

Managers, Hamburg
DEA

When the going gets tough

“It’s clear that diversity in the workforce is a decisive factor for the competitiveness and success of any enterprise. This is why diversity is good business and everybody’s business.” - Leonie Hillebrecht, DEA

Service
Belief
News

Charging for the future

October 14, 2019

Customer loyalty among electric car owners is low when it comes to choosing charging operator. To find out why and explore the market potential for operators, QVARTZ asked 500 Norwegian electric car drivers about their charging habits and preferences.

Perspective

Turning fiction into fact

March 27, 2019

Meet Bjarke Ingels, Danish architect wonder kid and founder of Bjarke Ingels Group.

Circular Economy

Re:think

“More and more investors are understanding sustainability as a true value driver.” - Stephanie Hubold