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THE SMART CUBE EXPANDS INTO CHINA TO INFLUENCE GLOBAL CLIENTS’ COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE
Firm Expects to Integrate Localized Insights with Global Intelligence to Impact Client Strategies and Decision Making
LONDON AND DALIAN, CHINA (16 April 2013) — The Smart Cube, a leading global professional services firm delivering custom research and analytics, today announced the expansion of its operations into Dalian, China, located on the northeast seaboard in the province of Liaoning. The addition of China to The Smart Cube’s growing worldwide operations brings its number of locations to nine countries, with four research centres and more than 400 employees.
The Smart Cube clients’ demand for expertise about China drove the firm’s decision to add Far East expertise to its growing global roster of intelligence capabilities. Specifically, the firm’s office in Dalian will deliver insight and analysis ranging from strategy to marketing to supply chain for global clients with a special interest in the region. The analyst team anchoring the new China operations will be comprised of local analysts integrated with the strong talent, process and capabilities from its other global research centres.
“Since 2003, The Smart Cube has experienced rapid expansion on the global stage,” said Gautam Singh, Co-Founder and CEO of The Smart Cube headquartered in London. “We have delivered more than 17,000 high-value studies to over 200 blue-chip clients and our entry into China will strengthen this capability for clients around the world. Indeed, our presence in China is of immense strategic consequence given the economic power of the region. The specialised insights we can bring from direct, hands-on knowledge will strongly influence our clients’ competitive advantage.”
ABOUT THE SMART CUBE
The Smart Cube is a global professional services firm that specializes in delivering custom research and analytics services to corporations, financial services and management consulting firms globally. The firm helps organizations make critical decisions across four key business areas: Procurement and Supply Chain; Strategy and Marketing; Financial Services; and Analytics. Founded in 2003, The Smart Cube has conducted more than 17,000 studies through its global network of more than 400 analysts. The firm is headquartered in London and has professionals throughout Asia Pacific, the United States, Europe, and Latin America. Follow The Smart Cube on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/the-smart-cube. For more information, please visit thesmartcube.com.