Digital problem solving


Overcome organizational challenges

Businesses and industries across the world face increasing disruption. From digital connectivity to product innovations or the shift to decarbonization – clients face a growing list of complex challenges.

By applying a tech start-up mindset to your business, we find the minimum solution for maximum outcome, using digital technology to solve intractable problems and taking ideas from concept to rollout at speed. Our unique approach to digital problem solving consulting makes a powerful difference to our clients, helping them to discover new ways to engage customers and create differentiated products and services.


Digital Problem Solving (DPS) is a rapidly growing practice within Arthur D Little. Based out of London, the team of 50 problem solvers deliver projects and support ADL colleagues around the globe. DPS is also the home to Arthur D Little’s leading-edge AI & Machine Learning capability. We are issue-centric, solution-agnostic, and multi-sector. This means our DPS consultants are obsessed with solving the problem or seizing the opportunity. Two key approaches inform all our work: Next over Best, and Open Consulting. We specialize in helping established companies address significant threats or seize new opportunities at pace.



Our Open Consulting model brings together a partner network of wide-ranging expertise and resources into single, seamless teams to take on the challenges - delivering new capabilities and quickly responding to emerging demand.
Rapid Prototypes
From initial strategy and concept to delivery, we help our clients take their ideas to software and launch in a matter of weeks.
Augmented Decisions
We work with our clients to help them make smarter decisions through the power of AI/ML – providing insights, patterns, predictions that augment their human decision making.
Technology Transformation
Transformation doesn’t have to be challenging – and through our Technology Operating Model, Technology Evaluation & Design, and Technology Outsourcing approach, we help our clients deliver on their vision.


While Digital Problem Solving is a relatively new service from ADL, it is a mindset of overcoming intractable challenges has existed from the very start. From an education company to entertainment, health and sustainable technology – we have already made great progress helping clients to unleash digitalization and overcome their most pressing and complex challenges and move ahead in a world changing rapidly.

Our people

Our people create the difference we make for our clients, supporting them with proven strategies, innovative techniques and original ideas that find value unlock progress and create pathways to success.

Unlock a powerful difference

We work with ambitious thought leaders to uncover new growth opportunities, build innovation capabilities and transform organizations. Send us an email, get directly in touch with any of our industry professionals or make enquiries by phone with one of our global offices.