Ducker Research & Consulting Announces Managing Principal Promotions

11. 11. 21

Troy, Michigan, Nov. 10, 2021 -The Board of Directors of Ducker Research and Consulting, a leading research, consulting and M&A advisory firm, are proud to announce the promotion of Nicole McGregor, Audrey Courant, and Jim Devlin to Managing Principal.    

“Each of these talented team members have been critical to Ducker’s success and have delivered exceptional performance for many years.  More importantly, they embody the true culture, team development and values of Ducker which are the formula for our success for sixty years,” said Dino Mauricio, CEO of Ducker.   

Nicole McGregor, Promoted to Managing Principal  

Troy, Michigan 

Nicole leads the heavy equipment practice at Ducker. She has been with the organization for more than 25 years and has devoted her career to supporting heavy equipment manufacturers and their channel partners in their growth strategy development. Her areas of specialization include new product development, competitive intelligence, pricing, and voice of customer.  McGregor holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. 

Audrey Courant, Promoted to Managing Principal  

Paris, France 

Audrey heads Ducker’s heavy equipment consulting service line for EMEA. With over 15 years of consulting experience, Audrey supports C-suite clients in their strategic decisions with market intelligence information and strategic analysis to create value and stimulate growth. Her area of expertise is large machines: mining and construction equipment, aerial platforms, agricultural tractors and attachments, and more. Courant holds a master’s degree in consulting from Toulouse Business School. 

Jim Devlin, Promoted to Managing Principal  

Troy, Michigan 

For the past 10 years, Jim has been responsible for client management and engagement execution within Ducker’s advisory practice. Jim’s expertise includes leading global project teams in complex assignments, including acquisition and joint venture analysis, target identification, technology trend assessments, competitive intelligence, channel alignment, market size and segmentation, and share analysis. Devlin holds a bachelor’s degree in management from Indiana University. 

About Ducker  

Ducker Research and Consulting is a leading strategy consulting and market intelligence company serving Fortune 500 Businesses and leading Private Equity Firms throughout the world. Since 1961, Ducker has offered consulting solutions that empowers client success across complex, B2B industries and has offices located in Troy, Michigan; London, England; Paris, France; Berlin, Germany; Bangalore, India; and Shanghai, China. 


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