Posts under Category: new business

Midwest Steel Eyes Specialty Stainless for Growth

Case Type: new business.
Consulting Firm: Simon-Kucher & Partners (SKP) first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: metals production; manufacturing.

Case Interview Question #01364: The client Midwest Steel Corporation, more commonly known as Midwest Steel, is a large integrated steel manufacturer headquartered in Peoria, Illinois, with production operations in the United States and Central Europe. As of 2018, the company was… Read the rest

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HSBC Considers Buying a Stock Brokerage Firm in Europe

Case Type: market entry; new business.
Consulting Firm: ZS Associates first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: banking; financial services.

Case Interview Question #01348: Your client is HSBC Bank, one of UK’s big five banks. Headquartered in London, HSBC Bank is one of the four major clearing banks in the United Kingdom. Their business ranges from the traditional high street roles… Read the rest

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Cognizant Considers Repackaging Existing Technologies

Case Type: new business; new product.
Consulting Firm: Mars & Co first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: telecommunications, network; software, information technology (IT).

Case Interview Question #01341: Your client Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a high-tech engineering firm that provides engineering services in telecommunications industry. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States, the company provides IT services, including… Read the rest

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Las Vegas Sands to Enter Online Gambling Market

Case Type: new business; mergers and acquisitions (M&A).
Consulting Firm: Accenture 2nd round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: Entertainment; Sports, Leisure & Recreation.

Case Interview Question #01335: The client Las Vegas Sands Corporation (NYSE: LVS) is a large global casino, resort, and gambling company based in Paradise, Nevada, United States. Its resorts feature accommodations, gaming and entertainment, convention and exhibition facilities,… Read the rest

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