January 27, 2016

The Hackett Group Appoints Markus Hees As a New Managing Director Responsible For Finance and Performance Management

Frankfurt, January 27, 2016 - Markus Hees is been appointed as Managing Director responsible for Finance and Performance Management at The Hackett Group Germany (NASDAQ: HCKT). Prior to this position, Hees held senior leadership positions with Accenture and Horvath & Partners. Before he joined The Hackett Group, he had been responsible and successfully built up the Finance & Controlling Practice at Camelot Management Consultants. Markus Hees received his degree in business administration from the University Cologne and the EBS Oestrich-Winkel.

Georg Bach, The Hackett Group Managing Director responsible for business in DACH/Nordics and Central Europe, said he welcomes the reinforcement to the team. "I am very pleased that Markus Hees has taken over the role of the managing director of finance & performance management. Markus is an experienced management consultant and team player with extensive know-how and quality awareness. Furthermore he provides new impulses to one of our most important strategic growth segment."

Markus Hees and his team will advise large corporations and mid-sized companies on topics in the area of governance, controlling and finance within the DACH, Nordics and Central Europe region. Adding to The Hackett Group's market-leading reputation for conceptual design in controlling and finance, his appointment signals a strong commitment to extend The Hackett Group's capability in end-to-end implementation in these key geographies.


About The Hackett Group, Inc.

The Hackett Group (NASDAQ: HCKT) is an intellectual property-based strategic consultancy and leading enterprise benchmarking and best practices implementation firm to global companies. Services include business transformation, enterprise performance management, working capital management, and global business services. The Hackett Group also provides dedicated expertise in business strategy, operations, finance, human capital management, strategic sourcing, procurement, and information technology, including its award-winning Oracle EPM and SAP practices.

The Hackett Group has completed more than 11,000 benchmarking studies with major corporations and government agencies, including 93% of the Dow Jones Industrials, 86% of the Fortune 100, 87% of the DAX 30 and 52% of the FTSE 100. These studies drive its Best Practice Intelligence Center™ which includes the firm's benchmarking metrics, best practices repository, and best practice configuration guides and process flows, which enable The Hackett Group's clients and partners to achieve world-class performance.