Covid-19 Update


Effective Monday, March 16, 2020 and until further notice, Econsult Solutions is having staff members work from home. This form of “social distancing” has been implemented with the safety of our staff and the community at large in mind. We have instituted all necessary remote-working features and remain open for business, hard at work on current engagements and eager to hear how we can support your needs. 

These are extraordinary times. The global pandemic has reached every aspect of every life in every corner of the world. More than ever, ESI stands ready to apply economics, strategy, and insight to help you move forward. Be on the lookout for additional content on our blog, Present Value. Together we will emerge stronger and wiser. 

Janet Wikler

Janet Wikler

Practice Leader, Business Strategy and Planning, ESI ThoughtLab

Background & Experience

Janet Wikler is an expert at helping businesses evolve, grow, and prosper, having done so for some of the most respected brands: Pearson plc, The Economist Group, Simon & Schuster, HarperCollins Publishers, the Times Mirror Company, McGraw-Hill, Mead Data Central (Lexis-Nexis), the College Board, Thirteen/WNET Television, and Baseline Financial Services, to name just a few.

With degrees in English and Education from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the Wharton School, Janet aims high and achieves much for her clients.  Drawing on more than 35 years’ combined experience as a senior-level corporate executive and as a successful business consultant, Janet combines strategic thinking, with the ability to think through the details that make a business work.

Janet specializes in strategic planning, business development, project management, mergers and acquisition, and competitive intelligence, and has intimate knowledge of the media, education and healthcare sectors.

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategic planning
  • Marketing
  • Business planning
  • Management consulting