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Achieve Higher, Sustained Growth

Set a bolder, more ambitious strategy to accelerate impact while reducing risk

Elevate Performance of Top Teams

We are dedicated to helping organizations push far beyond typical performance levels to reach ambitious financial and social goals. We work with you to harness collective purpose, set bold strategies, and execute with energy, alignment and resilience.

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A Winning Formula to Leap Ahead

To help organizations perform at their best, we have distilled the controllable actions that matter most into five fundamental elements. The emphasis on each will change over time, where some only require fine-tuning and alignment, and others require fresh eyes and bold moves.

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Genuine purpose has the power to light up employees, thrill customers, and engage investors. It’s time to embed purpose throughout your organization.

Exceptional growth doesn’t result from incremental thinking and timid actions. Creative thinking, bold aspirations, and courageous moves are required—but contrary to some beliefs, this doesn’t imply more risk.

The data shows most executives teams are underperforming. The best enterprise leaders invest in how they work together, creating a collective performance edge.

Research shows that a small number of roles have the potential to spark massive shifts. You have some, but will need to define and fill others.

All too often, strategic projects fall short. A scientific approach enables you to quickly address the processes and policies that are tossing sand in the gears, and as a result, enhance gains.


We help to design and execute virtuous cycles – business models and operating strategies – to accelerate growth and bring both economic and social benefits. We do this through the following services:

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Realize competitive, financial and social ambition

Exploit scale and specialization

Create value streams

Gain market access and scale

Raise collective performance

Go beyond deployment to sustained adoption

Career Opportunities

We are currently hiring for consulting roles. These roles work with our clients to define and advance strategic initiatives, while also developing our firm. We offer the opportunity to do work that matters, directly with senior leaders, in a tight-knit and supportive team.

A trusted partner in elevating effectiveness​

Second Mountain have been a trusted advisor to me at multiple points in my career. I have worked with the top consulting firms – Second Mountain’s work ranks consistently among the best. They listen, focus on what really matters, and partner seamlessly with me and my team to deliver exceptional results.

Anthony Ostler
CEO, Canadian Bankers Association Anthony Ostler