What We Do

We have a proven track record of global success. Clients that have fully implemented and embraced our Value Management solutions have outperformed the MSCI World Index by more than 200% since 2004, in terms of Total Shareholder Returns.

Stern Value Management (SVM) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s foremost advisor on all issues concerning value. We partner with top organizations with the objective of maximizing the value of their enterprises.

We leverage our core philosophies that are rooted in modern corporate finance, and use them to deliver practical and actionable solutions in the areas of operations, financial policy, strategy, and governance. Likewise, we know that no two clients are alike. For that reason, we develop and deliver solutions that are tailored to the needs and realities of our clients.

Ultimately, by partnering with our clients to implement world-class management practices, value-maximizing strategies, and value-centric processes, we help our clients to become and sustain their positions as top value creators in their industries.

We have a proven track record of global success. Clients that have fully implemented and embraced our Value Management solutions have outperformed the MSCI World Index by more than 200% since 2004, in terms of Total Shareholder Returns

Consulting Services

We have advised over 800 organizations in a broad array of industries around the world. Our clients range from some of the world’s largest publicly traded companies, to government organizations, to smaller family businesses.

Most importantly, we know that the most important asset of any organization is its people. Our diverse team of consultants is united by a shared passion to help our clients unlock the potential value in their employees and teams as internal entrepreneurs and partners in the creation of value.

Disciplines

Our core belief of maximizing the value of the firm allow us to assess and provide solutions to management teams’ most pressing issues in the areas of operations, financial policy, strategy, and governance. We work with our key philosophies and apply them to clients of all industries in all parts of the world, tailoring solutions to suit the specific needs and dynamics of all clients.

Operations

We partner with clients to implement world-class operations that are focused on creating value for the enterprise. We provide our clients with the tools needed to manage their operations. Our service areas include operational risk management and working capital management.

Financial Policy

We leverage our expertise to provide independent and unbiased advice to finance teams’ most critical questions. Our clients seek our advice in areas such as corporate restructuring, capital markets, valuation, cost of capital, and capital planning.

Strategy

We advise clients on the strategies to become top value creators in their respective industries, and we assist our clients in their strategic planning processes. We work with our clients to define their corporate strategy and business portfolio strategy to create value-creating growth.

Governance

We leverage our expertise in the performance measurement of firms and develop and implement incentive compensation plans to reward executives and employees for achieving investors’ growth expectations. We also provide training for client teams on best practices in Value Management, as well as provide advice on internal policies and the composition of boards of directors.