Universal Consulting India Pvt Ltd (UC Strategy) is a 23-year old Indian strategy consulting firm based in Mumbai, with a team of around 60 people. Now in our third decade, UC Strategy has worked with 350 multinational and Indian companies and completed 925 cases for them. UC Strategy focuses on strategy creation and strategy execution in Life Sciences, MedTech, Agribusiness & Food, Industrials and Banking & Financial Services. More than 75% of UC Strategy’s work originates from existing clients and their referrals.

We have a broad and deep understanding of India and its complex business environment. Founded in 1994 at the dawn of India’s economic liberalisation , UC Strategy has been witness to India’s transformative journey from a mere $330 billion economy in 1994, to a major $2.2 trillion global economy in 2017.

Mission

UC Strategy accelerates your growth and strengthens India.

Vision

UC Strategy is the strongest Indian challenger to the global consulting firms in India.

Values

The UC Strategy Team is Reliable, Responsive and Resilient.

Value Proposition

As a home-grown, Indian strategy consulting firm, we are differentiated from the global consulting firms present in India on the following value propositions

  • UC Strategy provides greater granularity of market knowledge to inform our strategy recommendations, through in-depth discussions with key participants in the client’s value chain
  • UC Strategy delivers grounded, practical recommendations based on a deeper understanding of Indian market-place realities, with knowledge that what works in other developed or even emerging markets, may not work in India
  • UC Strategy has an intensely collaborative strategy creation process, with Client personnel and UC Strategy team members seamlessly interacting and ultimately converging on strategy recommendations
  • UC Strategy has a stronger focus on strategy execution, developed and evolved over more than two decades
  • UC Strategy provides significantly superior value for the fees we charge
  • UC Strategy ensures every client deliverable is truly customised; not based on a standard set of recommendations.

Leadership Team

A diverse group of professionals that have been together for almost two decades,
comprises the Leadership Team at UC Strategy.

Founder & Managing Director

Senior Director

Senior Director

Senior Director

Associate Director

WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY

Events

UC Strategy’s 20th Anniversary (2014) with Ashish Nanda – Director, IIM Ahmedabad

In July 2014, UC Strategy turned 20, with a celebratory event at the Sofitel in BKC, Mumbai.

Ashish Nanda, Director, Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad, was the Guest of Honour and spoke about the challenges of building a Professional Services Firm in India.  Another friend of the Firm, Hemant Sachdev, who summited Mt Everest, showcased what it took to get to the top of the world.

UC Strategy’s Annual Cricket Game

For the past two decades, UC Strategy has frequently been holding a CEO Cricket game at the Police Gymkhana in Mumbai. We invite our clients, business associates and their families to participate in a game of cricket played under flood-lights.

The event has become widely popular and well attended. We have also been honoured with the presence of Sir Garfield Sobers (Former West Indies Cricketer) and Harsha Bhogle (Indian Cricket Commentator).