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Harvard Undergraduate Consulting
on Business and the Environment

Harvard's premier strategy consulting group.

Student-driven ideas. Professional execution. 

Since its founding in 2008, Harvard Undergraduate CBE has provided strategy consulting services to companies around the world. Each semester, we match clients with case teams of talented student analysts, competitively selected through our rigorous interview and training processes. Together, our teams have completed over 100 cases to date, and our analysts have gone on to work at top consulting and technology firms around the world.

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit exclusively organized as an educational organization providing the Harvard undergraduate student body with a means of exploring opportunities in business and consulting in the areas of technology, life sciences, and sustainability. In addition to fostering educational growth, Harvard Undergraduate CBE benefits the greater community by running various socially-impactful grants as well as performing casework for non-profit and environmentally-conscious companies.


Technology  ∙  Consumer Products ∙ Healthcare ∙ Public Sector ∙ More Clients

Our Clients

Each of our projects embodies our commitment to building a more efficiently designed private sector and making innovation accessible to communities across the world.  

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Roche was a past client
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Clean Choice Energy was a past client

Selected previous clients. CBE has worked with over 100 clients since 2008 but does not disclose client or project information without express consent for confidentiality purposes.

Areas of Focus

Life Sciences


Jeffrey Brown, Infor

"The insight and creativity brought by the case team was excellent [...] it was rewarding to know that these individuals will lead our industry into
the future."

Ashwin Agrawal, Google

"It was great partnering with the CBE team. CBE worked with diligence and commitment, and provided us with a phenomenal output and insightful results."

Jim Lefevere, Roche

"I was impressed with the level of quality the team provided and the thoroughness of the work. It is easily on par with professional consulting firms"

Our Team

Our analysts and leadership are selected from among Harvard's most talented undergraduates and bring to our cases experience in business strategy, data analytics, computer science, sales, communications, and more.

CBE Leadership Team

Join CBE

Incoming analysts at CBE are welcomed into a community of engaging, talented students working to solve challenging business problems and gain industry experience each semester in high-growth industries and emerging markets.

Apply for an analyst position today for the opportunity to work alongside some of the country's most exciting companies and some Harvard's most talented student professionals. 

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