Boston Consulting Group launches 6th edition of Jeel Tamooh

14 May 2024 2 min. read

Over 150 students from Saudi universities have been selected to participate in the 6th edition of the Jeel Tamooh program from Boston Consulting Group.

Launched in 2019 in Riyadh, Jeel Tamooh is a six-month intensive learning journey for students focused on the development of their leadership, professional, and interpersonal skills.

The program provides students with training on topics including management consulting and strategic problem-solving, and enables them to gain practical experience on consulting projects while receiving counsel and guidance from Boston Consulting Group’s consultants.

Boston Consulting Group launches 6th edition of Jeel Tamooh

 Boston Consulting Group launches 6th edition of Jeel Tamooh

Philippe Cornette de Saint Cyr, Head of Boston Consulting Group in Riyadh, described Jeel Tamooh as a unique opportunity to work with one of the world's leading consulting firms and gain practical experience in the field.

“With the Jeel Tamooh program, we are at the forefront of nurturing young talent adept at navigating complex challenges, advocating sustainable business practices, and creating inclusive work cultures. We aim to develop leaders who are prepared for the future's demands, contributing significantly to the Kingdom’s economic resilience and social progress.”

Akram Awad, partner at Boston Consulting Group, added: “This program has consistently drawn some of the brightest minds within the Kingdom, providing them with a platform to hone their skills and prepare for impactful careers. Witnessing their growth and development reaffirms our commitment to nurturing the next generation of leaders. I am confident that this edition will continue our tradition of excellence and achievement.”

The kick-off of the Jeel Tamooh took place on May 4th. After completing the program, students have the opportunity to join Boston Consulting Group as a visiting associate.

Boston Consulting Group was founded in 1963 in the United States. The firm ranks as one of the leading consultancies in the Middle East for strategy and management services, among others.