Corporate Sponsors The SIM programme thanks its corporate programme sponsors, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Deloitte for their valuable support. The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) The Boston Consulting Group is a global management consulting firm and the world's leading advisor on business strategy. BCG acts as a trusted advisor to the world's most influential businesses, governments, and nonprofit organizations, and works as a partner on their most challenging issues. BCG has a global presence with over 82 offices in more than 48 countries. In Switzerland, there are two Boston Consulting Group offices, located in Zurich and Geneva. Deloitte in Switzerland Deloitte is one of Switzerland's leading professional services firms, offering services in Audit, Risk Advisory, Tax & Legal, Consulting and Financial Advisory. In 2006 Deloitte combined the Swiss and UK member firms with the clear objective of accelerating the development of a world class professional services firm in Switzerland. The clients have access to the know-how and expertise of more than 12,500 specialists. More than 1,100 professionals in Switzerland are operating out of 6 cities: Basel, Bern, Geneva, Lausanne, Lugano and Zurich. With member firms in 150 countries, the international network of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) brings world-class capabilities and deep local expertise to help clients wherever they operate. The 200,000 professionals in DTTL member firms are committed to becoming the standard of excellence.