After graduating from Loughborough University in 2007 with degrees in electronic engineering and finance and management, I completed the BAE Systems graduate programme in their weapons and vehicles di...

Byron Ford, Consultant

Byron Ford

View Byron now

The people

It's the people that make Berkeley different to other consultancies. Bright, friendly, down-to-earth people who are both thinkers and doers. Working by your side, as consultants and colleagues, to get the right results.

 About-Berkeley

About Berkeley

We’re about being there for our clients when it really matters. When it absolutely has to be right. Doing the right thing is both our ethos and sweet spot. And it’s why clients turn to us again and again.

 Management Consultancy Jobs

Careers

Whatever your long term career goals, we’re here to support you. Through an open dialogue, we help our people to build the capabilities, experiences and networks they need to boost their careers.

Will Rivers

Will RiversWill Rivers

Partner

I graduated from the University of Manchester with a degree in Management and a masters in Marketing before joining the Tesco Group on their global management graduate training scheme. It was a great opportunity to finally put into practice all the theory I had learnt in the lecture room, especially in an environment as competitive and fast-moving as the international retail industry.

However after a relatively short period of time I realised that I was looking for a different challenge and having seen some management consultants in action I was instantly hooked. I decided to move on and pursue a career in management consultancy which ultimately took me to KPMG’s consulting practice. Being one of the “Big 4”, KPMG Consulting was a great place to learn the trade.

I joined The Berkeley Partnership back in early 2008, having observed them working at an energy company where I really admired the way they rolled up their sleeves and became a welcome and integral part of the client’s management team, whilst always putting quality and the client’s interests first.

Over the last 18 years, I’ve been lucky enough to undertake a great mixture of consulting work across some fascinating clients. I have particularly enjoyed focusing on technology-enabled strategy and transformation, predominantly in the marketing, media, communications and customer relationship management space. 

Outside of work I am a husband and father of two. When I get the chance, my main hobbies are fitness training, skiing and snow-boarding, and (to undo all the fitness work) exploring wines of the world.

We have placed cookies on your computer to help make this website better. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.
Close cookie warning