Global in outlook, focused on providing market data that delivers tangible results for our clients: Birches Group is the trusted source for actionable information on compensation in developing markets. Thousands of decision-makers at leading multinational companies and international organizations rely on Birches Group to deliver the facts and simplify the challenges of managing and motivating people in more than 140 developing countries.


Birches Group conducts in-depth compensation and benefits surveys that take the pulse of global labor markets.


Our proprietary Indigo™ software provides a powerful and flexible platform for market data delivery and analysis.


Birches Group provides reliable market data and consulting advice to organizations in over 140 countries.


Birches Group provides training in compensation management, job design and job evaluation. Our approach is rigorous but practical.

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Birches Group conducts compensation and benefits surveys in 148 countries.
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Mozambique: Compensation Tips for High Devaluation Countries

Periods of high devaluation are unsettling.  Staff often seek pay adjustments or conversion to "hard currency" to mitigate the...

July 20, 2016 / read

Argentina: Managing Compensation During an Economic Crisis

Argentina is facing some difficult economic challenges.  Managing compensation in such an environment requires a disciplined, policy-driven approach informed by...

July 19, 2016 / read

Webinar Announced: Straight Talk on Compensation Benchmarking for Regional Roles

Benchmarking regional roles is a challenge for many organizations. This webinar will provide simple tips and a good review...

June 14, 2016 / read

Announcing Articles of Interest

Birches Group has created a new resource page for compensation, benefits and HR professionals in developing markets.  Check it...

March 18, 2016 / read