IAL Consultants is a specialist global chemicals consultancy with over 40 years experience in the fields of polyurethanes, adhesives & sealants, thermal insulation, flavours & fragrances, plastic pipes, flame retardants, coatings and printing inks, as well as other specialty chemicals.
IAL was founded in 1966 in London as Industrial Aids Limited, and since it was acquired by Business Research Group (BRG) in 1995 it has grown into a global consultancy with offices in San Francisco, CA, Summit, NJ, New Delhi and Beijing, with the global headquarters situated in London.
Now simply known as IAL Consultants, it is integrated into the BRG family as a specialist division of the BRG Chemicals business unit and works in partnership with its sister division IRL.
IAL Consultants was acquired in 1995 by Business Research Group (UK) Ltd, and operates as a division of the recently rebranded chemicals practice, BRG Chemicals: www.brgchemicals.com.
IAL Consultants also covers the PU related coatings and inks markets, in partnership with its sister division IRL which specialises in paints and coatings research.
IAL Consultants offers a comprehensive range of off the shelf multiclient studies which are well respected in the industry and used as a basis for business decisions as the initial desk survey material for strategic studies. The material is frequently used by the private equity industry or as the counter check in M&A Due Diligence in data rooms.
In addition to this, IAL offers comprehensive customised single client studies using IAL's global team of experts to answer industry critical questions and drive client-specific initiatives on a wide range of programs encompassing strategic planning and business analysis, market and business plan and strategy development, product positioning, market and trend analysis, commercial due diligence, manufacturing cost analysis, and plant site analysis.
IAL's global team of experts comprises chemical and plastics sector expertise, process economics, cost modelling and supply chain analysis, as well as world-wide linguistic and data gathering skills with a team of consultants consisting of chemists, engineers, business graduates, economists and linguists.
Our executives are highly experienced in conducting consultancy programs in the chemicals sector, providing the analytical, functional and industry-specific expertise necessary to translate the evidence into relevant and actionable insight.