Research firms are the companies which provide expertised consultancy services.
They relate to some kind of an issue or a problem that an organisation faces.
Established in 1971
IMRB International is a pioneer in market research.
A member of the Kantar Group, WPP's information, insight and consulting division.
IMRB's footprint extends across 11 countries – India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Singapore, Malaysia, Korea and London.
Over 1200 full time staff, IMRB provides high quality conceptualisation, strategic thinking, execution and interpretation skills.
Saurabh Barmecha Industrial market research Business to business market research Social and rural market research Media research Retail research, and consumer panels
Abacus Field handles the field operations for all the business divisions in IMRB.
Abacus Field has a network of 15 regional offices spread across the country that gives IMRB the capability to run pan India research projects smoothly & effectively.
Abacus Field is consistently striving to exceed client expectations, through high quality work, integrity, innovativeness and building a culture which promotes professional and personal growth opportunities.
KPMG is the global network of professional services firms whose aim is to turn understanding of information, industries, and business trends into value.
It offers its clients a full range of services, including financial and business advisory, tax and regulatory, and risk advisory services.
The firm's global approach to service delivery help provide value-added services to clients.
The firm serves leading IT companies and has a strong presence in the financial services sector in India while serving a number of market leaders in other industry segments.
Saurabh Barmecha Rapid performance-based, industry-tailored and technology-enabled business advisory services delivered by some of the most talented professionals in the country.
Nielsen is the leading global provider of marketing research information services, analytical systems and tools, and professional client service that help clients win in the marketplace.
Clients include virtually all the world’s leading manufacturers and retailers of consumer packaged goods, as well as companies that market many other types of consumer products and services.
Nielsen’s operations span more than 100 countries.
Headquartered in New York, the major regional business centers are located in Schaumburg, Illinois; Wavre, Belgium; Hong Kong; Sydney, Australia; Buenos Aires, Argentina; and Nicosia, Cyprus.
Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology consulting for 95 years.
Providing a broad range of services in strategy, operations, organization and change, information technology, systems engineering, and program management, Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Booz Allen has 20,000 employees .
Generates annual revenue of over $4 billion.
Bain was founded in 1973 on the principle that consultants must measure their success in terms of their clients' financial results.
Bain & Company is a global business consulting firm with offices in all major cities.
It helps management make the big decisions: on strategy, operations, mergers & acquisitions, technology an organization.
Since 1973,Bain has worked for over 3,900 clients in virtually every industry.
There are over 3,100 Bain consultants worldwide.
Bain helps companies find where to make their money, make more of it faster, and sustain its growth longer.
Founded in 1963 by industry pioneer Bruce Henderson, the firm is owned by its employees.
Provide strategic advice to the senior management of companies around the world, advice that addresses the 'big issues' within these companies.
BCG has 66 offices in 38 countries and serves companies in all industries and markets.
Over 3,900 consulting professionals worldwide, work within several BCG offices resulting in cross pollination of ideas, cultures and best practices.
BCG's practice areas include branding and marketing, corporate finance, globalization, and information technology.
McKinsey was founded in 1926. More than 75 years later, the firm has grown into a global partnership serving three of the world's five largest companies and two-thirds of the Fortune 1000.
Mckinsey helps people and companies explore extraordinary opportunities, manage and sustain growth, and maximize revenue.
Uses the global network to deliver the best of the firm to all clients.
Build client capabilities to sustain improvement.
Follow the top management approach.
Since 1931, Burke has been guided by the principle that true excellence in the field of marketing research means more than just being a successful business.
Burke is well known as a full-service custom marketing research company with a reputation for expertise in research design, execution, analysis and interpretation of results of complex studies.
Headquarters at Cincinnati, OH USA
Employees Full Time: 220 ,Employees Part Time: 223
Total Revenues (2007) Worldwide: $53.1
Helps clients unlock the power of their business strategies by unleashing the potential of their people through understanding, enabling, and motivating employees, channel partners, and customers. Ultimately, this drives better business results.
Maritz does business with 30 of the world’s FORTUNE 50 companies .
Revenues for fiscal year 2008: $1.49 billion
Number of employees worldwide: 3,902
Maritz has a worldwide presence, with wholly owned offices in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Germany, and associates, alliances and preferred suppliers in Europe, Africa, Asia Pacific and the Americas.