Seasoned Partner from Boston Consulting Group joins AWK
Zurich, 17.01.2022 – The management and IT consulting company AWK Group has achieved a major coup. Tom Milon, who has been with Boston Consulting Group for 10 years, is relocating from Philadelphia to Lausanne to become a partner at AWK Group's Lausanne office. AWK Group is thus confirming its ambition to continue to grow strongly in Romandie.
Alongside its international growth strategy, AWK is also continuing to expand in Romandie. There will be a substantial expansion of the Lausanne site with spacious and modern offices in the Edipresse Tower. The team led by Blaise Vonlanthen, Senior Manager in charge of Romandie, will be joined by Tom Milon, a new partner joining AWK from the Boston Consulting Group.
While partner at the renowned management consulting firm, Tom Milon developed countless value creation IoT and Industry 4.0 strategies, 5G implementation programmes or long-term digital and engineering concepts along with practical roadmaps for the optimization of supply chains on a wide range of industries, including capital and consumer goods, aerospace or defense and automotive. He was also instrumental in setting up and marketing BCG’s "Innovation Center for Operations" .
Before joining BCG, the French-American dual citizen worked at Alcan Global Packaging (now Amcor), Schneider Electric, HP and Michelin. He graduated with great distinction from the Pierre and Marie Curie University with a bachelor's degree in mathematics and a master's degree industrial engineering from PARISTECH, one of France's top "grandes écoles". He also holds a Master's degree in Business Administration with a major in finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Tom Milon will take up his position on 17/1/2022 and will be based in Romandie.
Oliver Vaterlaus comments: "The Romandie market is very important to us. It offers great potential with a large number of interesting regionally active and internationally networked companies and institutions, which can further fuel our growth strategy. Tom is a highly experienced management and strategy consultant with extensive expertise in operations, digital and large scale
transformations, and solid global background. Our clients can rely on him to develop forward looking visions for their digital value creation and process optimisation. We thus want to make a commitment to Romandie and consolidate our presence in Switzerland as it will reinforce our domestic market position and set the foundation for a future successful international expansion."