Welcome to the ESCP branch of 180 Degrees Consulting, the world’s largest university-based consultancy.  

About

180 Degrees Consulting is a global organisation with 200+ branches worldwide.  We are a management consulting organisation specialised in providing business solutions to nonprofits and social enterprises.  

Our team of student consultants at 180DC ESCP consists of driven and intellectually curious individuals, committed to making a change by solving socio-economic problems at the local level for Paris’s most socially impactful organisations and businesses. Our current members have had professional experiences at Bain & Company, the United Nations, EY Advisory, Kearney, PwC, Procter & Gamble, Amazon, Wintegreat, Accenture Strategy, and more.

Whether you are an organisation interested in our services or a student interested in joining us, welcome to our branch page.  Please read on to learn more about how we can collaborate.

Clients 

We offer services in a variety of domains. However, all of our services are tailored to meet your specific needs as we acknowledge that business challenges remain client and situation specific. Our services include the following, but are not limited to:

  • Resource Efficiency
  • Impact Evaluation
  • Growth & Business Model
  • Digital & Community Engagement

Students

Be part of an international network of talented students, who are driven by a passion to create positive change.  Our consultants are selected for their academic excellence, extra-curricular involvement, leadership, teamwork skills and genuine passion for social impact.  We welcome students of all degree backgrounds and years to join 180DC ESCP Business School on the Paris, London, Berlin, Turin and Madrid Campuses.  If you:

  • Are passionate about creating real social impact
  • Have effective teamwork and leadership skills
  • Engage and communicate in a professional manner
  • Can critically evaluate problems to find sustainable solutions

Then, you are who we are looking for. 

A project at 180DC ESCP will entail the following:

  • Weekly team meetings – you will be in a team consisting of 3 to 4 consultants, led by 1 project leader and overseen by a consulting director.  Each week, you will meet with your team to discuss project direction and work on the project with your team.
  • Project work – you will have deliverables set out throughout the project cycle and semester, with specific deadlines for each milestone.
  • Client meetings – you will meet with your client throughout the project cycle, to understand needs, challenges, and to give an overall update of the project’s progress.
  • Mentor meetings – Throughout the project cycle, you will meet with your industry mentor for project guidance and support.
  • Tailored training – you will receive induction training and attend workshops led by our industry mentors and our expert executive members on a variety of topics.

180 Degrees Consulting ESCP is currently recruiting consultants and executive members for Spring 2023!

Applications will be open from November 9th until December 11th 2022

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Sample of Consulting Projects

  • Skateistan

    Area: World
    Year: 2020

    Skateistan empowers children through skateboarding and education in Afghanistan, Cambodia and South Africa. By combining skateboarding with creative, arts-based education, Skateistan gives children the opportunity to become leaders for a better world. Their focus is on groups who are often excluded from sports and educational opportunities, especially girls, children living with disabilities and those from low-income backgrounds.

    Skateistan runs five programs within their Skate Schools for children aged 5-17: Outreach, Dropping In, Skate and Create, Back to School and Youth Leadership. These programs combine life-skills with fun, freedom and creativity to help create leaders for a better world. Skateistan also runs #TheGoodpushAlliance, a global platform which supports other social skateboarding projects to develop and thrive.

    https://www.skateistan.org/

  • Konexio

    Area: Paris, France
    Year: 2019

    Konexio is a social startup and digital learning school with the mission of bringing people from all walks of life together to fight the digital divide in our society. It works to advance and promote socio-economic inclusion and fight against unemployment among the most vulnerable populations, notably refugees and migrants.

    A certified training provider (Datadock-certified, Grande Ecole Numérique-labeled), Konexio provides high-quality digital training and access to a strong network of support to its students, with the ultimate goal of placing them with corporate partners seeking digital talent.

    www.konexio.eu

  • CliMates

    Area: Paris, France
    Year: 2019

    CliMates is an international youth-led think-and-do tank on climate change gathering together volunteers, both students and young professionals.

    CliMates's mission is to take on the climate challenge by :
    1. Developing and promoting innovative ideas and tools
    2. Training youth to become change-makers
    3. Influencing decision-makers

    CliMates gathers youth from all around the world who aim at facing climate challenges. Their global network represents various countries, identities, backgrounds, and cultures.

    www.weareclimates.org/

  • 50inTech

    Area: Paris, France
    Year: 2020

    50inTech is a matching platform gathering a large community of ambitious women in tech to accelerate connections between women in tech, companies and VC firms.

    As a tool for diversity, 50inTech strives to provide a trusted and meaningful environment featuring an inclusive hub, resources and guides as well as discussion areas. Vetted companies can build their company page and interact directly with 50inTech members, offering jobs, mentorships, referral programs and many other opportunities.

    In 2019, 50inTech was part of Station F 's #Future40 list - a selection of the 40 most promising startups at Station F out of a pool of 1000 early-stage ventures.

    www.50intech.com/

  • Greenly

    Area: Paris, France
    Year: 2020

    Greenly is a green fintech startup whose mobile app and SaaS platform perform a personalised analysis of the kilograms of CO2 emitted and avoided per expenditure, based on data from banking transactions, which the user agrees to share. The goal is to encourage consumers and companies in reducing the carbon footprint of their purchases and activities.

    Greenly is working on a cashback financial benefit system for those who favor greener brands. Its algorithms are based on Ademe's carbon footprint calculations for consumer products and on CSR reports from large companies for brands.

    In order to offset irreducible emissions, the start-up has partnered with EcoAct to offer users the opportunity to finance certified projects against climate change, such as the preservation of the Amazon rainforest.

    www.greenly.earth/

  • Forbidden Stories

    Area: Paris, France
    Year: 2021

    Forbidden Stories is a non-profit project founded by Freedom Voices Network. We are a network of journalists whose mission is to continue and publish the work of other journalists facing threats, prison, or murder. Our goal is to keep their stories alive and to make sure a maximum number of people have access to uncensored news on such crucial topics as the environment, health, human rights, or corruption. By protecting and continuing the work of reporters who can no longer investigate, we can send a powerful signal to enemies of the press: even if you succeed in stopping a single messenger, you will not stop the message.

    forbiddenstories.org/

  • The Jane Goodall Institute

    Area: Paris, France
    Year: 2021

    The Jqne Goodqll Institute is a global community conservation organization that advances the vision and work of Dr. Jane Goodall. By protecting chimpanzees and inspiring people to conserve the natural world we all share, we improve the lives of people, animals and the environment. Everything is connected—everyone can make a difference.

    www.janegoodall.org/

  • CityTaps

    Area: Eastern and South Africa
    Year: 2021

    CityTaps’ vision is to help bring running water to every urban home, to boost the health, dignity and productivity of the urban poor in developing countries.

    www.citytaps.org/

  • frankly green

    Area: Germany
    Year: 2021

    frankly.green is a new crowd investing platform for retail investors to finance green projects and SMEs in emerging markets. We bring together companies that want to go green and investors who put emphasis on financial return and environmental protection.

    frankly.green/

  • Les Restos du Coeur

    Area: France
    Year: 2021

    The Restos du Cœur aim to "help and provide voluntary assistance to needy people, particularly in the food sector by access to free meals, and by participating in their social integration and economic, as well as any action against poverty in all its forms In 1985, the first Restos du Cœur campaign was launched and 8.5 million meals were distributed. 35 years later, the needs of the poor are still there and the 73,000 Restaurant volunteers are mobilized throughout the year to meet them, in the 1,915 centers that the association has. During the last campaign, 136.5 million meals were distributed by the association to 875,000 people (2019-2020)."

    www.restosducoeur.org/

  • StartupInside

    Area: Paris, France
    Year: 2021

    Startup Inside operates in 4 countries, based in Paris, New York, Singapore & Geneva. We are spreading the entrepreneurial culture and startup methods throughout the world of corporates and institutions.

    https://www.startupinside.com/

  • Rainforest Alliance

    Area: World
    Year: 2021

    The Rainforest Alliance is an international non-profit organization working at the intersection of business, agriculture, and forests to make responsible business the new normal. We are building an alliance to protect forests, improve the livelihoods of farmers and forest communities, promote their human rights, and help them mitigate and adapt to the climate crisis.

    www.rainforest-alliance.org

  • ImpactHub Berlin

    Area: Berlin, Germany
    Year: 2022

    Impact Hub Berlin is part of the global Impact Hub, made up of 100+ local impact communities, with a global network of over 24,000 members across 60 countries. Each community provides a wealth of innovative programs, events, and cutting-edge content for changemakers. Impact Hub Berlin’s mission is to provide impact-driven entrepreneurs with tailored support, a collaborative coworking community and connection to their growing global network.

    https://berlin.impacthub.net/

  • Amnesty International

    Area: World
    Year: 2022

    Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 10 million people who take injustice personally. We are campaigning for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all.

    https://www.amnesty.org/en/

  • Women in Tech

    Area: Paris, France
    Year: 2022

    Women in tech - Global Movement is an international non-profit organization on a mission to close the gender gap and to help women embrace technology by promoting girls’ and women’s empowerment around the world, with a focus on Sustainable Development Goal 5b: harnessing technologies.
    Since 2018, it has directly impacted over 200.000 women across the world in 4 focus areas: advocacy, education, business, and social inclusion.

    https://women-in-tech.org/

Branch Leadership Team

Partners

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