Founder in Firstbrook Associates
Caroline Firstbrook is Accenture's Lead Senior Executive for Corporate Strategy in EMEA. Based in London, Caroline leads a group who assist Accenture clients with issues of corporate strategy, with a particular focus on acquisitions, merger integration and corporate transformation. Caroline began her consulting career with strategy boutique Monitor Company, where she spent twelve years. During that time she helped to set up and run Monitor's European operations, and advised clients across a range of industries, with a particular focus on life sciences and high tech. Following her tenure with Monitor Company Caroline spent five years as an entrepreneur, setting up and later selling Easychem, an internet retailer of crop inputs to farmers, and partnering with life sciences company Syngenta AG to explore biotech venturing opportunities. Caroline also spent a year as an executive search consultant with Saxton Bampfylde Hever, where she specialized in senior management and board appointments. Caroline has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Engineering from McGill University in Montreal.