Tara NicholsonSenior Manager Deloitte Consulting LLP
Tara is a Senior Manager in Deloitte’s Real Estate & Location Strategy market offering. She advises clients on how to leverage real estate and location decisions to enter new markets, improve access to talent, reduce risk and decrease structural costs.
With 13 years at Deloitte, Tara has industry experience primarily in Life Sciences (Pharma & Medtech), Technology and Consumer/Retail. Areas of expertise include market entry strategy, location screening and down-selection, shared service, manufacturing and HQ site selection, operating model design, footprint optimization, labor market analysis, business case development and incentives negotiation. Tara’s primary area of focus is Global Business Services (GBS) site selection in Americas, APAC and EMEA.
Tara is the lead architect of Deloitte’s proprietary site selection tool (D.Footprint). She has field experience in the Americas, Asia and Europe.
Geographic Areas Served:
Industries or Specialties:
- Life Sciences (Pharma, Medtech)
Areas of Expertise:
Tara is an expert in Global Business Services site selection. She supports clients as they refine their future state functional service delivery models, taking them through a process to match their talent requirements with the best markets globally.
Notable Past Clients:
- Johnson & Johnson
- Scotia Bank
- Thermo Fisher
- Zimmer Biomet
In The News:
- BA, International Relations, Colgate University
- MBA, Real Estate & Multinational Management, The Wharton School
- MA, International Economics & Latin America Studies, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
Tara lives in Seattle, WA with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys travel, great food, skiing, boating and hiking.
The Guild represents a terrific opportunity to share learnings and improve the craft of site selection.
Phone: (206) 716 6113
Email: [email protected]