Natural Resources Services

L.E.K. combines strategic acumen with the extensive industry insight to help clients enhance business performance and gain market share via our service offerings – Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Marketing & Sales and Strategy Activation. We also tailor our offerings to address the unique requirements of our global natural resources clients:


Service Sample Service Components
Operations Improvement
  • Cost and efficiency diagnostics
  • Value driver modeling
  • Lean, 6-sigma, TOC analysis
  • Transformation roadmaps
  • Program management
  • Change management support
  • Operating model development
  • Organization design
  • Frontline coaching
  • Strategic sourcing
Commodity Market Assessments
  • Supply and demand assessments
  • Supply ownership concentration
Industry Structure Assessments
  • Industry and company-level viability assessments
  • Royalty and taxation regime impact assessments
  • Implementation coaching and delivery
Strategy Development
  • Portfolio strategy
  • Asset full potential reviews
  • Market/competition dynamics
  • Growth strategy
Technology Commercialization
  • Commercialization option development and evaluation
  • Technology valuation
  • Partner/buyer identification and value assessment
  • Commercial negotiation support
  • Opportunity identification and prioritization
  • Company-specific value propositions
  • Bespoke marketing material development
  • Management support through execution 
Post-Merger Integration
  • Merger planning
  • Change assessments
  • Program management
  • Implementation support
Commercial Due Diligence
  • End market dynamics evaluation
  • Competitive dynamics assessment
  • Operational improvement diagnostics
  • Integration synergies evaluation
  • Detailed investment thesis creation

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