Wikistrat: The world’s first crowdsourced consultancy

Wikistrat operates a global network of over 2,000 subject-matter experts working collaboratively via our online platform to help decision-makers identify solutions to complex strategic challenges.

From Our Blog

Wikistrat - Russia at the Crossroads thumbnail

Connecting the Dots: Russia at the CrossroadsMay 19, 2016

Wikistrat’s Dr. Jelena Petrovic “connects the dots” from our various crowdsourced activities about Russia.


Turkey's Cooperation with Europe on ISIS

Turkey’s Cooperation with Europe on ISISMay 15, 2016

The recent terrorist attacks in Paris and Brussels revealed that intelligence sharing between European nations and Turkey leaves much to be desired.


Enterprise platforms like Wikistrat can provide easy access to specialists from many walks of life – professionals, freelancers, and hobbyists – who have the motivation, qualifications, and flexibility to create innovative ideas and execute assignments promptly. – Vimi Grewal-Carr and Carl Bates, LLP
Wikistrat gave us a way of seeing our biases […] We’re predominantly ex-military males, and by the time we get into authority positions we’re quite similar. – Dick Bedford, branch head of strategic engagement at the Allied Command Transformation division of NATO
That [Wikistrat] could out-forecast the world’s leading intelligence agencies seems almost farcical. But it is an eye-opening example of yet another way that crowdsourcing is upending conventional wisdom. – Aaron Stanley, Financial Times
The sheer number of ideas [Wikistrat’s] workshop generated in a short period suggests that opportunities to capitalize on new information flows may be limited only by our collective imagination. -Jim Eckenrode, Executive Director, Center for Financial Services at Deloitte
One of the strengths that we see for this crowdsourced approach is the amount of eyes assembled to look at an issue in a short amount of time. For this reason, huge amounts of information can be processed and synthesized much faster than with linear models. – Tim Haffner at U.S. Africa Command