About Us

Shaping Change Into Opportunity

Meister Consultants Group, Inc. (MCG) is an international sustainability consulting firm based in Boston. We work with clients to create sustainability initiatives in the network society. To this end, we operate at the intersection of markets, policy, and civil society, leveraging participation and dialogue tools to create sustainability strategies and manage change for businesses, governments, and institutions.

MCG is founded on the principle that global best practices can inform even the most localized decisions. As a collaborative partner and consultant, we connect the expertise of our international network with insights of local experts to implement sustainability strategies and programs.

 

Markets

We Build Markets

Managing and adapting to changing market conditions, and the policies that influence them, is a key element of success for any sustainability strategy. MCG helps clients build, shape, and analyze markets. With a successful history of working with policy-makers and business leaders, MCG understands how market conditions impact the bottom line for business and society. MCG’s experience in this field includes market surveys, industry analyses, and market modeling.

Policy

We Shape Policies

We help clients assess, design, and manage sustainability policies with a special focus on clean energy markets. Whether your organization is seeking clarity in the face of complex regulations or developing incentives to drive clean energy market growth, MCG has a range of customized consulting and research solutions to assist your organization. MCG’s experience in this field includes development of new programs to meet policy-makers' goals, analysis of policy impacts for investment groups, or setting rates for renewable energy incentive programs.

Society

We Connect Stakeholders

MCG helps clients develop and implement strategies that bring diverse interests together in order to solve challenges. By engaging relevant stakeholders in a collaborative environment, our efforts result in common commitments and a sense of ownership that extends beyond pre-established boundaries, thus ensuring effective implementation.  MCG's extensive experience in this field has included stakeholder collaboration around eco-industrial parks, participation-based policy design, or international policy dialogues.

Reference: Rockefeller Brothers Foundation (RBF)

Sustainable Energy Policy Assessments

MCG assessed U.S. and international sustainable energy policy developments in support of a national stakeholder workshop.
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Reference: Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources and Massachusetts Clean Energy Center

Renewable Heating Opportunities and Impacts Study

In partnership with national and regional trade organizations, MCG led a project team to assess the impacts and opportunities for renewable heating technologies in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In this role, MCG facilitated workshops with businesses, policy-makers, and experts across the solar thermal, biomass thermal, air- and ground-source heat pump, and biodiesel sectors. MCG additionally conducted regional and international analyses of renewable heating policies and developed a comprehensive report assessing market opportunities and barriers, lifecycle cost, greenhouse gas, and economic development impacts in the state.     

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Our Team

Our Team

MCG is made up of leading sustainability experts, facilitators, and project managers. We help clients develop strategies and implement programs to achieve their goals. Click here to learn more about our staff.

Careers

Careers

MCG is always looking for talented individuals to join our team. To learn more about us or to submit a resume, please click here.