Testimonials

Andrew Sobel's techniques have been instrumental to building our 'client first' culture at Cognizant.

-Francisco D’Souza, CEO
Cognizant

His deep expertise on what makes service firms successful makes Andrew Sobel's guidance accessible, credible, and invaluable.

-Edward E. Nusbaum, CEO
Grant Thornton LLP

Andrew Sobel clearly understands that trust is not an abstract concept - it is a personal bond forged over time in the best relationships.

-Ralph W. Shrader, Chairman & CEO
Booz Allen Hamilton

Relationships come about in different ways: adversity, kindness, luck, planning, and humility can all play their part. Andrew and Jerry—in their inimitable style and with the credibility of experts in the field—illustrate practically and amusingly how relationships are created that are lasting and mutually beneficial.

-Sir Win Bischoff, Chairman, Lloyds Banking Group

Power Relationships provides the perfect advice and examples on how to build relationships that truly work. It's an enjoyable read that will produce real results. I hope every person in Grant Thornton throughout the world reads the book, and that our competitors do not.

-Ed Nusbaum, Global CEO, Grant Thornton International

I wish everyone could read Power Relationships. It would be a better world. This book leads the way. It proves to me that if business is based only on monetary gain, you will not solve an issue without a fight. Read Power Relationships for the answer.

-Alan Hassenfeld, Former CEO and Chairman of the Board, Hasbro, Inc

Jerry and Andrew have written a book that unlocks the secret of relationship building. Relationships govern our personal world and everything we do. It is the zest in our life—with our family, colleagues, and clients. Power Relationships is the best-written book on the subject. I want all of our staff and employees to have a copy.

Mark Cummings, President and CEO, ScotiaLife Financial

Andrew –in his inimitable style and with the credibility of an expert in the field--eloquently describes how to build trusted client partnerships.

-Sir Win Bischoff, former Chairman of Lloyds Banking Group and CEO of Citigroup

Andrew took the time to really understand our culture and our challenges. His program created a clear path for our leadership team to build an "All-for-One, One-for-All" Company

-Mark Thierer, Chairman and CEO
SXC Health Solutions

Andrew Sobel delivers an invaluable framework that is deep with insights for building enduring, trusted client partnerships.

-Diana Brightmore-Armour, CEO, Corporate Banking
Lloyds Banking Group

Andrew consistently provides illuminating and practical insights. His unique perspectives and collaborative approach - and the rich experience he has developed in working with leading organizations around the world - help his clients unleash their own creative thinking.

-Don Lowman, former Managing Director
Towers Watson

Andrew Sobel offers a master-class in building business relationships. Drawing on the experience of leading companies he lays out a clear path of how to achieve the ultimate advisory role as trusted partner.

-Andrew Laurence, Chairman of the Worldwide Corporate Practice Committee
Hill & Knowlton

It has been a great experience to work with Andrew. He is very passionate and a very clear thinker. He continues to add value to our organization long after the completion of a project.

-Jaideep Bajaj, CEO
ZS Associates

Andrew Sobel's breadth of perspective and experience is uniquely valuable to any true client service professional and advisor.

-Adam Reeder, Managing Director and Global Sector Head
Credit Suisse First Boston

Andrew Sobel demonstrates a deep understanding of how resilient client relationships are formed and why some professionals are pulled in closer and closer by their clients while others, just as skilled technically, do not establish such relationships. The Client Team program he has advised us on has been one of our firm’s most successful initiatives.

-Steven B. Pfeiffer, Chair of the Executive Committee
Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.

Enduring client partnerships are essential to financial and reputational success, and Andrew Sobel delivers powerful insights about how to systematically cultivate and sustain them.

-James Bardrick, Co-Head
EMEA Banking, Citigroup