We Empower Independent Consultants

Being an independent consultant can be challenging. We can help.
GLG Projects provides independent consultants partnership and access to global, impactful work, while allowing flexibility. From scoping calls to final deliverables, our collaborative model is designed to set you up for success by connecting you with senior subject-matter experts to access relevant expertise and rapidly get you up and running.
Partnership

Our client managers are your problem-solving partners. They help you manage scope, coordinate client touch-points, and access internal resources.

New Business

Our business development teams identify and evaluate client opportunities, so you don’t have to.

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GLG Resources

Leverage more than 900,000 expert professionals in any industry, as well as best-in-class survey capability, analytics, and research reports.

Flexibility

Maintain your independence and enjoy the freedom to determine which opportunities to pursue.

Our independent consultants represent diverse backgrounds, locations, experiences, and levels of seniority.

39%

worked at top tier management consulting firms

33%

are former executives from a broad range of industries

70%

of GLG Projects consultants work remotely

48%

live in Europe, South America, Middle East, and Asia

31%

of consultants are based in North America

I appreciate the flexible consulting arrangements provided by GLG Projects. I get a high degree of control over my schedule and project work. The resources provided by GLG are amazing – being able to tap into GLG’s network for expert perspective is a huge advantage on projects. I’ve had the opportunity to work with high-profile clients on their most pressing business needs.

Former Consultant at top-tier consultancy with deep
industry experience in technology, media and healthcare

My projects with GLG have been terrifically interesting and have been clearly consequential to the clients. GLG’s staff are true professionals, good to work with and clearly have great client relationships. The experts GLG provides have proven to be top talent in their fields.

Former Associate Principal at top-tier consultancy with 25 years of independent experience in natural resources, healthcare, and industrials

I have been working with GLG for over seven years and more recently with the GLG Projects Team… the GLG group is professional and thoughtful and the team members are perfect partners for the independent model. I have had the opportunity to work in interesting and challenging themes while maintaining a flexible work-life balance.

Former Principal at top-tier consultancy with extensive experience in corporate and business development in the healthcare space, and fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Independent consultants are chosen based on how well their experience matches client and project needs. We’ll reach out to discuss your interest and availability before presenting a team to the client. Usually consultants are staffed from the proposal stage to project completion for continuity.

Associate: 3 years of consulting experience and 1-3 years industry experience. Project Lead: 3-5 years of consulting experience and 3+ years industry experience. Partner: former Senior Manager, Partner, or Director at a consulting firm with 5+ years industry experience.

Independent consultants are chosen based on how well their experience matches client and project needs. We’ll reach out to discuss your interest and availability before presenting a team to the client. Usually consultants are staffed from the proposal stage to project completion for continuity.

During enrollment we discuss your experience and can recommend a day rate based on similar backgrounds of consultants in our network. Depending on client need, budget, and the difficulty of a project, we may present opportunities outside of your typical range, but you always have the option to accept or decline an opportunity.

To help you craft valuable deliverables you will leverage consultations with GLG experts identified by our Research team; you will partner with senior industry leaders and internal GLG client managers; you will have access to research reports; and you will have access to GLG’s Survey team, which has design and analytical capabilities.

Other Questions?

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