– Meet Helen, a principal in our Recovery and Transformation service line and a member of our Paris office. Helen holds an MBA from Harvard University and joined us after founding Lee Bouygues Partners, a French consulting firm specializing in organizational restructuring.
Interviewer: What brought you to McKinsey?
Helen: The professionalism and quality of the people at all levels of the firm.
Interviewer: Tell us your best interview tip.
Helen: Prepare in advance to proactively describe what makes you "tick" and talk about what drives you.
Interviewer: What's your favorite thing about your current role?
Helen: I get to create real change and, in some cases, save companies by taking on interim management or advisory roles. It's humbling and inspiring.
Interviewer: What occupies your free time?
Helen: Kitesurfing all the way.