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.
True to tradition, a group of ocean-loving compañeros, alumni and Vertipals traveled to the Surf Castle in Peniche, Portugal, for the annual QVARTZ Surf Trip.
“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
QVARTZ Partner Gaute Andreassen spent the first many years of his career in management consulting and then decided that he was all done with consulting. But things changed when he was introduced to QVARTZ.
Twelve curious female students from Singapore Management University skipped their Saturday morning snooze to have breakfast with Senior Consultant Ashley Thomas and Engagement Partner Amanda Chin at the iconic Warehouse Hotel - formerly a hotbed of secret societies in the 1890'es.
Level 24, Three International Towers,
300 Barangaroo Avenue, Barangaroo, Sydney, NSW 2000
Recently, we moved from the Marina Center to a charming shophouse on the historic Tanjong Pagar Road. This called for a proper celebration, so we invited clients, colleagues and friends to join us for a housewarming.
“More and more investors are understanding sustainability as a true value driver.” - Stephanie Hubold
Jens Friis Hjortegaard, Partner in QVARTZ Analytics, discusses the immense potential of combining data analytics and business understanding in a recent Computerworld article.
“No client and no QVARTZ partner expects a 24-year-old graduate to have deep industry knowledge about anything.”
“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
When the Danes hit the polls today to elect a new parliament, they can rest assured that it will be a free and fair election where every vote is counted. The data wizards at QVARTZ Analytics have helped develop the current method used to check count and confirm the election result.
“Dare to employ people who complement you and dare to employ people who you would like to have as your boss.” - Klas Forsström, Sandvik Machining Solutions
The festival of Eid begins this week, marking the end of Ramadan.
Not since 1994 have so many people taken part in what are in fact the second largest democratic elections in the world.
Launched in 2000, the United Nations Global Compact is the largest corporate responsibility initiative in the world – with over 8,000 signatories based in more than 135 countries. We are proud to be part of it.
“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
Once a year, our consultant communities meet up for a reviving, inspirational and relaxing getaway.
"We do not need more zero-sum and winner-takes-all situations. On the contrary, we need win-win situations for the planet, its companies and its people."