BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AXIS CORPORATE (www.axiscorporate.com), a multinational management consulting and services company, has named Thomas Rodde Managing Director of the firm in the United States. Mr. Rodde has over 20 years of experience as a senior executive and management consultant in the capital markets, investment management, banking, and insurance sectors. Mr. Rodde will be leading all business development and delivery efforts for North America, a priority market for AXIS CORPORATE in 2013.
Mr. Rodde obtained his BA with honors from Yale College, and his MBA from Harvard Business School with a specialization in general management and finance. Prior to AXIS CORPORATE Mr. Rodde served as consulting director of TowerGroup/CEB, a financial services-focused research and consulting firm. Before that, Mr. Rodde was the founder and president of Objective Models LLC, an analytics and software company serving the securities and investments industry. Mr. Rodde has held executive positions in strategy consulting with Accenture, and with Fidelity Investments in the capital markets and money management businesses, in Boston, New York, London and Frankfurt.
AXIS CORPORATE is a Barcelona-based management consulting, IT services and financial advisory company that carries out business transformation projects with an emphasis on quantifiable impact and successful implementation. With more than 500 professionals worldwide, AXIS CORPORATE has deep expertise in operations and business strategy, due diligence, process improvement, organization transformation, implementation, and IT strategy and redesign. The company has offices in Barcelona, Madrid, London, Shanghai, Frankfurt, Sao Paolo, Curitiba, and Boston. With fiscal year 2013 sales in excess of $50 MM, the company has enjoyed growth – even during the global crisis - in excess of 50% per year since its founding in 2005.
AXIS CORPORATE’S professionals possess extensive consulting and operational experience in banking, insurance, capital markets, asset management, industrial and consumer products, energy and natural resources, telecommunications/media/high technology, infrastructure, and the public sector. Among the clients AXIS CORPORATE has advised in recent years are Banco Santander, GE, Barclays, BBVA, AXA Winterthur, AON, Telefónica, TAM, HSBC, Fujitsu, Securitas Direct, CEPSA, PETROBRAS, and the City of Barcelona.
AXIS CORPORATE also has a full suite of services designed for private equity and other investors, including business and market due diligence and portfolio company improvement.