A career in Consulting: Simon-Kucher at the University of Cape Town

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Explore what a career in commercial strategy looks like with the world’s leading growth consultancy 

Simon-Kucher, a recognised global leader in commercial strategy, is looking to host bright and exceptional students to unpack the world of growth consulting. We will explore careers in consulting, a day in the life of a consultant, and the unique value proposition that makes Simon-Kucher a multi-award-winning consultancy.

With a client base of fortune 500 and blue-chip businesses, our sole focus is on unlocking better growth for our clients, increasing their long-term sales, value, and profit. We achieve this by optimizing every lever of their commercial strategy – product, price, innovation, marketing, and sales.

Join us, in collaboration with the UCT Consulting Club, for an evening of networking and learning about the exciting opportunities offered in our new Johannesburg office and what opportunities lie ahead when you join the Simon-Kucher network.


Who should attend

We warmly invite all students who are

  • Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate in business, economics, engineering, finance, science, statistics, or a related field
  • Passionate about kick-starting a consulting career in Johannesburg within the next 1-2 years
  • Proficient in English

As there are a limited number of seats, please register as soon as possible

Event details
  • In Person
  • Tuesday, April 30, 2024
  • 17:30 - 21:00 SAST
  • University of Cape Town


17:30 - 18:00 SAST
18:00 - 19:30 SAST
A career in consulting at Simon-Kucher

A selection of speakers will touch on the following:​

  • Simon-Kucher: Who we are and why we’re different
  • Key levers to revenue growth management
  • Our work in South Africa
  • Why to consider a career at Simon-Kucher
  • Recruitment opportunities
19:30 - 21:00 SAST
Networking, finger foods and drinks


James Gethings
James Gethings
Senior Manager
London, UK
Johannesburg, South Africa


University of Cape Town