Knowledge Network

The McKinsey Knowledge Network

The McKinsey Knowledge Network is unique in the business world. Our global network has 2,000+ knowledge professionals who work alongside our consultants and clients to generate distinctive insights and proprietary knowledge. They also help develop, codify, sanitize, and manage our global knowledge portal, which includes more than 50,000 documents that form the backbone of our firm's knowledge management.

To develop this knowledge, McKinsey invests $400 million each year in research programs. Our sophisticated portfolio of services includes custom analytics, diagnostics and benchmarkings, world-class expertise and research, and cutting-edge practice and knowledge management.

  • in our knowledge network, 10% of firm colleagues

  • of client work involves knowledge professionals

  • spoken across our global locations

Our people

  • glenn forman

    Glenn Forman

    Partner, research and analytic services

    Leads McKinsey’s global network of knowledge professionals—who deliver industry, functional, and geographic expertise; advanced analytics; business research; proprietary tools and data; and knowledge-management servicesmore

  • Eileen Lau

    Eileen Lau

    Director of Digital McKinsey practice management

    Leads the global team of practice managers and knowledge professionals for the Digital McKinsey Practice, driving knowledge development and dissemination and creating linkages among knowledge, client service, and learningmore

  • Olivier Denecker

    Olivier Denecker

    Director of knowledge for payments

    Advises clients across the payments value chain, from transaction banks and central banks to digital attackers, payments processors, and merchantsmore


Knowledge Center careers
The range of our work and the depth of our knowledge and talent make the Knowledge Network an exceptional place to launch or sustain a rewarding McKinsey career. We welcome applications from talented graduates and experienced professionals who can make a lasting difference for our clients, build our firm's capabilities, and improve the communities where we work and live.more

Our locations

The McKinsey Knowledge Network's experts are located in 90+ locations across the globe, including six knowledge centers in these cities:

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