Business Course 2023: Restore nature with Marker Wadden

Location: Marker Wadden and Amsterdam office Date: 29 November - 1 December 2023


Want to get a taste of what it’s like to be a strategy consultant at Oliver Wyman Amsterdam? Join our Business Course: Restore nature with Marker Wadden in the Netherlands, taking place on November 29th (evening), 30th and December 1st

The Business Course will give you a solid understanding of what strategy consulting entails, who we are as a company, and how we advise our clients to achieve long-term impact. Throughout the course of three days, you will experience all aspects of being a strategy consultant, such as working on a challenging case with a diverse team and receiving workshops and trainings from our industry experts. You will have your own Oliver Wyman coach to guide you through the experience as well as provide you with feedback to boost your personal development.

During the Business Course, we will apply a strategic lens for a sustainability project. In a team coached by OW consultants, you will work on a historical Oliver Wyman project on the expansion of the natural area in the Marker Meer. You will evaluate the economic value of nature, build a unique business case, and collaborate with real-world clients on expanding a natural paradise for fish, birds, and human recreation. Find more about it here.

Application deadline: October 15th. 

Why join?

  • You will get a clear view of what strategy consulting is and be better prepared to pursue a consulting career,

  • You will solve a real-world problem centred around a previously executed OW project 

  • You will work on the necessary skills to become a strategy consultant such as problem solving, teamwork, presenting, etc.,

  • You will be coached and guided throughout the experience by OW consultants, 

  • You will get to know the people of Oliver Wyman Amsterdam,

  • You will have the opportunity to collaborate with a diverse group of people who are also interested in pursuing a career in strategy consulting.

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About Oliver Wyman

Oliver Wyman is a global leader in management consulting. With offices in more than 70 cities across 30 countries, Oliver Wyman combines deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, and organization transformation. The firm has more than 6,000 professionals around the world who work with clients to optimize their business, improve their operations and risk profile, and accelerate their organizational performance to seize the most attractive opportunities. 
Our Amsterdam office, established in 2013, has expanded to a size of 80+ consultants and is currently still growing. We are known for our high-quality work and attractive career opportunities. In this international space, with its exciting start-up vibe, we’re all contributing in our own way to the company’s development and growth. Our Amsterdam office recruits for internships and entry-level positions throughout the year. 
At Oliver Wyman, we celebrate entrepreneurialism and difference in all its forms. This means having common values to guide us is key. These shared values represent who we are and who we want to be. They help bring us together to create breakthroughs and achieve the amazing. These include:

  • Be brave

  • Lead with heart

  • Strive for breakthroughs 

  • Work as one

  • Own our impact