How long do you think it would realistically take the Middle East consulting bubble to burst?

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I am not quite sure of that. The growth we've seen over the past year is crazy. Even if the market contracts within 20%, the exit market for consultants will turn into proper hunger games. Commoditization of strategy consulting is deffinitely real in ME

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The consulting bubble is likely going to live a lot longer than we’d imagine or expect. As long as we have clients execs with power and little problem solving and decision making skills, the sun is not going to set on Consulting. Not in Middle East, not anywhere else.

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I agree with S&1. It won’t disappear, but the level of demand right now is ridiculous.
A lot of the work in the end is for the vision of one single person. If MBS gets knocked down, half of the demand disappears automatically, at least for a while, and I don’t think it would recover to current levels.

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Not for another 10 years or so

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