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Raising the Bar

Our guiding principle for driving results in today’s ultra-competitive business landscape revolves around optimizing knowledge and putting it into the hands of our clients. This permeates how we identify and engage experts, our internal processes, even our culture.

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Our Story

Quality Makes All the Difference

In 2003, Kevin Coleman founded Coleman Research to give investors a better way to access industry knowledge. Coleman helps thousands of clients get answers to their most critical questions, without leaving their desks. Rather than spending hours reading research reports, or traveling to meet people at conferences, we connect clients directly with industry experts, to hear immediate, relevant insights.

Coleman has served more than 11,000 individuals at hundreds of global investment firms, consultancies and corporations. We've built a network that spans all industries and geographies, with experts in more than 12,000 cities worldwide. Even as we continue to grow, the relationships we've built – with our clients and our experts – remain at the heart of our business. Every interaction we have is based on trust and transparency.

In today's market, information is more available than ever before. But the need for specialized and authentic information, the kind of information that leads to insights, continues to be highly valued. That's why at Coleman we continually invest in cutting-edge technology and hiring top talent - all to help our customers get the knowledge they need to make the decisions that create value… and a competitive advantage.

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Our Mission

Make the Right Match

Dedicated to providing the highest levels of service and access to leading industry expertise.

Commitment to Excellence

Delivering quality is central to everything we do at Coleman. Through our unwavering focus on service, integrity and speed of execution, we challenge ourselves to continually exceed our customers’ expectations.


Retention Rate

Our people, process and technology build lasting relationships.



Our multilingual team offers clients an extensive selection of global experts, and we recruit in 20 languages.


Successful projects

We specialize in providing clients with expertise across a broad array of industries.



More than 60% of our customers recommend our service to their peers – which is a testament to the quality of our service.

Our Dynamic Network

Our extensive network is custom built, project by project, resulting in the highest quality of experts in the industry. By continuously recruiting new experts into our network, we arm our clients with the most current knowledge across all industries, job functions and company types.



Business and Financial Services
Consumer Goods and Services
Energy and Industrials
Legal and Regulatory
Tech, Media and Telecom
Our News

Recent Coleman News

6/8/2020 7:04:40 PM
Coleman Research Announces New Partnership with Inspire

Coleman Research today announced a new partnership with Inspire, a volunteer organization of management consultants, who hail from leading firms including Bain, LEK, Deloitte and EY-Parthenon. The partnership will connect Inspire’s client base of nonprofit organizations that promote the public good to Coleman’s global network of experts, to advance their mission of improving results through strategic thinking and results-oriented analysis. The goal is to add operational and other expertise to Inspire’s management and strategy consulting projects, which have helped dozens of organizations since 1999.

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3/19/2020 2:24:15 PM
A Message from our CEO on how Coleman Research is responding to COVID-19

We are living in unprecedented times, and on behalf of everyone at Coleman, we hope that you, your colleagues, friends and family are keeping safe. Our thoughts are with those who have been directly and indirectly impacted.

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Our Leadership

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Connecting You to the World

Our network consists of experts located in more than 140 countries. With offices in seven locations, our multilingual research team speaks more than 20 languages and recruits professionals across the globe.

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