Sustainability & Resource Productivity

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We help clients solve the equation of growth and sustainability.

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The McKinsey Center for Business and Environment

Providing insights and solutions so that economies—and the environment—can thrive.


Matt Rogers

Director, San Francisco
Applies over two decades of experience in the energy sector to help companies deliver performance, grow, and innovate

Scott Nyquist

Director, Houston
Advises MGI on research related to natural resources, clean technologies, and U.S. economic growth

Stefan Knupfer

Director, Stamford
Draws on 25 years experience working with leading-edge manufacturers to help clients develop successful strategies and achieve operational excellence

Dickon Pinner

Director, San Francisco
Serves companies and investors in developing strategies and improving resource productivity with specialties in product development and capital-productivity...

Jonathan Woetzel

Director, Shanghai
Leads research on China, Asia, and global economic and business trends. Helps cities and regions create sustainable growth and supports the transformation...

Impact stories

An oil and gas giant finds green growth opportunities in biobased chemicals

From aspiration to a comprehensive biochemicals strategy and implementation plan in two months.

Pathways to a low-carbon Europe

Developing feasible routes for decarbonizing the European economy.

Stagnating revenues prompt a diversified conglomerate to seek new growth in the solar photovoltaic industry

A strategic acquisition positions the company to become a major global player.

A global brewer plans to cut emissions by half—and save over $200 million

Carbon abatement measures can deliver long-term economic benefits.

Featured insight


McKinsey on Sustainability & Resource Productivity, Number 3

– Presenting insights and approaches that organizations can use to transform how they manage resources and drive sustainable growth.

Featured capability


The Resource Efficiency Deployment Engine (RedE) online web tool helps clients achieve sustainable energy cost reduction by identifying, quantifying, and tracking implementation of energy cost savings.
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