Darin M. BuelowPrincipal Deloitte Consulting LLP
Darin is Deloitte Consulting’s US practice leader for Real Estate & Location Strategy, and Deloitte’s global leader for Location Strategy. With over 25 years of experience in site selection, facilities deployment, and incentives negotiations services, Darin helps clients with their most strategic and complex site selection and footprint optimization challenges. He is known for generating strategies that transform structural costs, improve access to talent, and penetrate new global markets by optimizing location and footprint decisions.
Geographic Areas Served:
- U.S. and the Americas
Industries or Specialties:
- Industrial Products
- Food Processing
- Financial Services
- Life Sciences
- Consumer Products
- Renewable Energy
Areas of Expertise: A particular focus of Darin’s career has been capital-intensive manufacturing site selection projects, including those in the automotive, technology, steel, tire, chemicals, paper, and other utility and infrastructure intensive sectors. Darin is also known for guiding clients with labor-intensive manufacturing, assembly, back office, R&D, and engineering deployments, including scores of large-scale projects (in excess of 1,000 jobs each). He is a frequent speaker, author, and contributor on the topics of global location strategy, footprint analytics, and economic development issues.
In the News:
- Making the Right Move: 5 Questions to Ask About Site Selection
- Is Your Corporate Footprint Stuck in the Mud?
- Manufacturing beyond China
- Are Your Incentive Programs Outdated?