James L. Allen

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James Lane "Jim" Allen (November 21, 1904 – November 5, 1992) was one of the founders of the management consulting firms Booz Allen Hamilton and Strategy&, a division of PricewaterhouseCoopers.wikipedia
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Booz Allen Hamilton

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James Lane "Jim" Allen (November 21, 1904 – November 5, 1992) was one of the founders of the management consulting firms Booz Allen Hamilton and Strategy&, a division of PricewaterhouseCoopers.
During the following three decades, the company went through a number of name changes and business models, becoming a partnership called Booz, Fry, Allen & Hamilton in 1936, before Fry's departure in 1942 left it as Booz Allen Hamilton.

Somerset, Kentucky

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Allen was born November 21, 1904, on a farm in Somerset, Kentucky.

Kellogg School of Management

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Allen graduated from Northwestern University in 1929 with a B.S. degree in Economics from the Kellogg School of Management.
The vision of Dean Donald P. Jacobs (deanship 1975–2001; on faculty in Finance Department since 1957), the Allen Center enlisted the help of significant business figures in the Chicago-area, most notably James L. Allen, a Kellogg alumnus and co-founder of consultancy Booz Allen Hamilton.

Management consulting

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James Lane "Jim" Allen (November 21, 1904 – November 5, 1992) was one of the founders of the management consulting firms Booz Allen Hamilton and Strategy&, a division of PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Strategy&

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James Lane "Jim" Allen (November 21, 1904 – November 5, 1992) was one of the founders of the management consulting firms Booz Allen Hamilton and Strategy&, a division of PricewaterhouseCoopers.

PricewaterhouseCoopers

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James Lane "Jim" Allen (November 21, 1904 – November 5, 1992) was one of the founders of the management consulting firms Booz Allen Hamilton and Strategy&, a division of PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Business college

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He attended business college and in 1922 moved to Chicago where he worked at several jobs and attended night school.

Chicago

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He attended business college and in 1922 moved to Chicago where he worked at several jobs and attended night school.

Northwestern University

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Allen graduated from Northwestern University in 1929 with a B.S. degree in Economics from the Kellogg School of Management.

Bachelor of Science

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Allen graduated from Northwestern University in 1929 with a B.S. degree in Economics from the Kellogg School of Management.

Economics

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Allen graduated from Northwestern University in 1929 with a B.S. degree in Economics from the Kellogg School of Management.

Edwin G. Booz

Edwin Booz
Allen joined Edwin G. Booz Surveys in 1929 and was named a partner in 1936.

Partner (business rank)

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Allen joined Edwin G. Booz Surveys in 1929 and was named a partner in 1936.

Committee

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He headed the firm as chairman of the executive committee and later, after incorporation, as chairman of the board.

Chairperson

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He headed the firm as chairman of the executive committee and later, after incorporation, as chairman of the board.