Simon-Kucher & Partners is a global management consulting firm headquartered in Bonn, Germany, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, and Singapore. Simon-Kucher & Partners has 32 offices in 22 countries and 900 employees.Founded in 1985 by Hermann Simon, Eckhard Kucher and Karl-Heinz Sebastian, Simon-Kucher & Partners provides strategy, marketing and pricing advice to clients across sectors and geographies. The company is described by The Economist as "the world's leading pricing consultancy" and by Bloomberg Businessweek as a "world leader in giving advice to companies on how to price their products".GroupHistoryThe consulting firm Simon-Kucher & Partners was founded in Germany in 1985 by Hermann Simon and his doctoral students Eckhard Kucher and Karl-Heinz Sebastian. In 1996, they opened the first foreign office in Cambridge, Massachusetts. From 1995 to 2006, Hermann Simon was the chairman of the board of Simon, Kucher & Co. Holding GmbH, that was headquartered in Bonn. Since 2009, the German parent company has been led by Klaus Hilleke and Georg Tacke. Both have been working for the company since 1988. The American parent company Simon, Kucher & Partners Strategy & Marketing Consultants, LLC, which is headquartered in Cambridge (Massachusetts) and was founded by Klaus Hilleke, is now led by Juan Rivera. The Asian parent company Simon-Kucher & Partners LLP, which is headquartered in Singapore is led by Dr. Jochen Krauss.