By Ashok Patel.
Since his election in May 2017, French president Emmanuel Macron has set about implementing his populist reform agenda for both the public sector and the labour code—neither of which are simple or easy tasks in France.
Whether you agree with his politics and his policies is up to you, but two things consultants we spoke with in France agreed on were that the consulting market in France was on the rise last year and that Macron’s government played a key role in that growth.
The decisive victory for both the man and his party in the presidential and parliamentary elections not only altered France’s political landscape, but also changed its business environment and the consulting market. And while the previous administration, under François Hollande...