Ugam and OC&C Strategy Consultants Partner to Help Retailers Improve Business Decisions

Partners to jointly develop new tools, fueling strategic consulting services with advanced data and analytics

NEW YORK – October 16, 2018 – Ugam, a global leader in data and analytics, today announced a partnership with OC&C Strategy Consultants, a leading global strategy consulting firm. The partnership will add advanced data and analytics capabilities to existing business consulting services, empowering retailers with deeper insights and effective tools for making data-driven decisions.
 
The digital customer is still driving change in retail. Retailers are increasingly seeking to adopt better capabilities to meet the needs of the customer. Data and analytics can help them blend data sources and improve decision-making. Through this partnership, Ugam and OC&C Strategy Consultants will combine their expertise to develop and deliver innovative tools and services to enable retailers to capitalize on newly available data and solve complex business challenges in a repeatable and scalable way.
 
“Ugam’s experience applying advanced data science aligns perfectly with OC&C’s data-centric philosophy,” said James Walker, Partner and Global Head of Analytics, OC&C Strategy Consultants. “We seek to fuel strategy with data, giving clients creative, actionable strategies. Partnering with Ugam allows us to provide clients with a better range of data sources, combining external competitor and customer data with internal, proprietary data. Together, we can deliver more comprehensive solutions that will benefit our clients.”
 
“OC&C’s business expertise is unmatched, making them the ideal collaborator in our effort to continuously deliver insights that give our clients a competitive edge,” said Sunil Mirani, Ugam co-founder and CEO. “Our combined expertise will mutually accelerate our pace of innovation, developing new solutions and helping organizations use analytics to modernize their business strategies for the digital era.”
 
About Ugam
Ugam is a global leader in data and analytics that helps retailers, brands and market research firms transform big data into valuable insights. The company’s unique managed services offering combines a proprietary big data technology platform with deep domain knowledge and analytics expertise to empower clients to make decisions that improve their business. For retailers, online marketplaces and brands, Ugam supports better merchandising, marketing and channel management decisions through the use of analytics. For market research firms and insight-based consultancies, Ugam offers a portfolio of solutions, including end-to-end research operations, technology transitioning support, and data warehousing, visualization and reporting that enables them to better serve their clients. Five of the top 10 U.S. retailers, four of the leading Australian retailers, many of the world’s largest brands and online marketplaces, and 13 of the top 25 market research firms work with Ugam because of its ability to deliver high-quality insights with unmatched customer experience. Visit us at ugamsolutions.com, follow us on Twitter @ugam, and visit our LinkedIn page.
 
About OC&C Strategy Consultants
Founded in 1987, OC&C is a leading global strategy consulting firm that brings clear thinking to the most complex issues facing today's management teams. OC&C's client roster includes some of the world's most respected companies throughout the business services, retail, consumer goods, media and private equity sectors.

For more information about OC&C Strategy Consultants, please visit http://www.occstrategy.com
 
 

Contact:
Veera Fernandes
Ugam
veera.fernandes@ugamsolutions.com