Criterium Group

Delivering exceptional results from strategy to execution

ABOUT CRITERIUM GROUP

Criterium Group is strategy and management consultancy that generates value by unlocking the potential of our client’s leaders and their teams. Our clients, who range in size from Fortune 500 firms to burgeoning start-ups, trust us to solve their biggest and most challenging problems. 

We empower organizations and their people through objective, insightful, collaborative advisory servicesTo do this, we work closely with our clients to devise bold strategies that translate into pragmatic, tangible results, and are recognised for our ability to deliver under pressure, and get it done. We have worked with leadership teams for nearly 20 years, leveraging our industry specific knowledge across multiple sectors. 

Our practice areas include: 

  • Strategy & ExecutionSupporting and bringing clarity to strategy design and strategy delivery  
  • Transformation: Helping leaders and their teams thrive in unprecedented and continuous disruption 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions: Identifying and unlocking value from transactions, at an accelerated pace 
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HOW WE WORK

Our work is rooted in three guiding principles:

Collaborate

Align accountable leaders and teams with a shared purpose 

Transform

Do what it takes to identify necessary change and thrive in disruption

Deliver

Commit to relentlessly delivering tangible results for our clients 

WHAT WE DO

Sector Expertise

Energy & Natural Resources

Financial Services

Public Service

Manufacturing

Project and Land Development

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Practice Areas

Strategy & Execution

Bridging the Gap 

Tremendous value is destroyed when both strategy design and strategy delivery are not each successful  we differentiate ourselves by bridging that gap and supporting clients through both journeysWe advise and empower executive leaders to define a compelling future that delivers shareholder value while inspiring vision and creativity. We provide support through insightful analysis, sector expertise, and a focus on people.  

What we do:

  • Board, Leadership & Team Effectiveness
  • Decision Modeling and Advanced Financial Analysis
  • Project Management and Delivery
  • Scenario Planning & Strategy Development
  • Bespoke Market Research & Competitive Analysis
  • Employee & Stakeholder Engagement

Transformation

Thriving in Disruption 

Every organization is exposed to disruption — rapid technological innovationcompetitive pressures, market volatility, and evolving expectations from employees and stakeholdersWe help executives define, establish, and strengthen the capabilitiescompetencies, and structures required to thrive 

What we do:

  • Digital Strategy & Data Analysis
  • Organizational Design
  • Transformation Management Office (TMO)
  • Change Sustainment
  • Operational Excellence
  • Elevated Performance Management
  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Business Process Optimization

Merger & Acquisition Integration

Unlocking Value 

The complexity of mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures should not be understated. Effective planning and execution are crucial to delivering promised value. We consider all aspects of a transaction: from detailed financial analysis and capital planning to the complexities of managing cultural change. 

What we do:

  • M&A Strategy and Due Diligence
  • Negotiations & Commercial Strategy
  • Capital Planning & Restructuring
  • Integration Management
  • Operating Model & Organizational Design
  • Culture & Change Management

HOW WE ARE DIFFERENT

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Criterium Group differentiates itself from other full-service strategy and management consulting firms with its unparalleled sector-specific and strategic management expertise, combined with a deep commitment to work collaboratively and eagerly with our clients to “get it done. We help generate tangible and enduring shareholder and stakeholder value whatever our client’s situation, with a focus on empowering clients, not on proving we are the smartest in the room. 

 

Our people of exceptional character and capability succeed in growing trusted relationships with clients that are built on measurable performance and a unique esprit de corps. Curiosity, creativity, dynamism, objectivity and client commitment are our core differentiating traits — we pride ourselves on our high re-hire rate versus other prominent strategy consultancies and the “Big 4” accounting firms.