After the recent launch of the Valcon brand for the panEuropean merger between First, Viqtor Davis and Valcon, it is today announced that P2 joins the group. This milestone adds to Valcon’s ambition to become a premium northwestern European operations consulting company with deep technology and data capabilities.
P2 Consulting is a UK-centric consulting organisation that focuses on digital transformations from strategy execution to go-live implementation as well as all the programme project management challenges that are essential to delivering well-controlled and agile changes for clients. With 200 people, P2 supports clients in a broad range of industries across the UK in their digital transformations and is well-known for its strengths within Financial Services, Utilities, Retail and Government.
The combination of P2 and the current Valcon UK, where 100 people focus on data and technology challenges, strengthens Valcon’s UK practice to help clients with business consulting, technology and data.
Valcon Group Managing Partner, Geert van den Goor, commented: “I am very excited about P2 joining us. We have known P2 for some time and are impressed with their track record and their people. The combination of P2 and our Valcon UK practice gives us the ability to help our joint clients even better and on a broader scale. Furthermore, we can leverage P2’s experience in the financial crime consulting area to our broader Dutch and Scandinavian client base.”
P2 CEO, Phil Rolfe, commented: “We are really excited to become part of Valcon. Through our discussions it is clear that Valcon has similar values to P2 and seeks to add value to their clients by providing transformation support and Subject Matter Expertise in PMO, Testing, Data and Engineering. Our existing clients have been asking us for more help around the technology, data and cloud services that Valcon brings, and we are confident that Valcon’s European clients will benefit from P2’s transformation experience.”
Valcon currently employs 800 consultants with expertise in connecting the critical links between strategy and operations with innovative technologies and data. The company is active in The Netherlands, United Kingdom, Denmark, Sweden and Germany.
Valcon is backed by private equity firm Waterland.
About P2 Consulting
P2 employs 200 team members and primarily focuses on the UK with a head office in London. P2 was backed by Lonsdale Capital Partners who invested in 2016 and have supported significant organic and acquisitive growth through the takeover of FS101 (Financial Crime Consulting) and Certeco (Testing and Business Architecture).
Geert van den Goor