Our People

Practice leaders

Florian Budde

Senior Partner, Frankfurt
Helps clients execute functional excellence programs and develop strategies that improve share performance and increase organizational effectiveness

Jakob Fischer

Senior Partner, Munich
Leads the Chemicals Practice in the EMEA region. Helps chemical and agrochemical companies—and other companies in the process industries—optimize...

John Warner

Senior Partner, Cleveland
John leads McKinsey’s work in energy and materials in the Americas, and our Global Chemicals and Agriculture Practice.

Our people

Darya Borisova

Senior Partner, Moscow
Focuses on serving clients in the oil-and-gas and chemicals industries, as well as the transport, infrastructure, and logistics sectors

Joël Claret

Senior Partner, Geneva
Advises global corporations in the chemicals, basic materials, energy, life science, and pharmaceutical sectors on strategy, organization, marketing...

Nicolas Denis

Partner, Brussels
Advises government institutions on sustainable economic development and serves leading companies in agribusiness, fisheries, forestry, and biotech

Bob Frei

Senior Partner, Chicago
Brings more than 25 years of experience to his work supporting energy and industrial clients with strategy, organization, and performance improvement

Lutz Goedde

Partner, Denver
Advises private- and social-sector clients on challenges involving agricultural strategy, productivity, and food supply

Thomas Hundertmark

Senior Partner, Houston
Advises executives in the energy, chemicals, and agribusiness sectors as they set strategic direction and drive better performance through operational...

Kartik Jayaram

Senior Partner, Nairobi
Helps drive large-scale transformation in the public and private sectors

Roland John

Senior Partner, Atlanta
Brings deep understanding of customer economics to effective go-to-market strategies

Tomas Koch

Senior Partner, Seoul
Leads McKinsey New Ventures in Asia and serves the leading oil/gas/chemicals companies across the region on sustainable growth and operational...

Soenke Lehmitz

Senior Partner, Stamford
Uses his expertise in B2B marketing and sales to support clients across the chemicals industry

Adi Leviatan

Partner, Minneapolis
Infrastructure and capital-productivity expert; works with leading corporations and public sector organizations to fundamentally improve the...

Christopher Musso

Senior Partner, Denver
Helps clients across a variety of sectors grow through innovation and product development, with a particular focus on shaping the future of the...

Khush Nariman

Expert Partner, Houston
Helps clients in the energy, chemicals, and manufacturing industries as they address operational and organizational challenges, optimize their...

Doan Nguyen Hansen

Partner, Singapore
Leads McKinsey’s Chemicals and Agriculture work in Southeast Asia; advises public- and private-sector clients on strategy, economic development,...

Sunil Sanghvi

Senior Partner, Chicago
Serves private, public, and social sector clients to improve economic development and transform agricultural systems

Christoph Schmitz

Senior Partner, Frankfurt
Helps chemicals and petrochemical companies transform operations, design better operating and organizational models, develop winning strategies,...

Ken Somers

Master Expert, Brussels
Brings a wealth of operational expertise to help clients from manufacturing industries increase their yields and energy efficiency

Roberto Uchoa

Partner, Chicago
Advises global agricultural and food companies on supply chain optimization, expansion into new markets, strategic planning, and organizational...

Ulrich Weihe

Partner, Frankfurt
Provides guidance on growth, innovation, R&D, and mergers and acquisitions at specialty chemical and biotech companies worldwide

Thomas Weskamp

Senior Partner, Cologne
Leads our work in Specialty Chemicals and serves as global knowledge leader of the Chemicals practice; provides expertise on strategy, portfolio...

Marco Ziegler

Senior Partner, Zurich
Serves companies in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, with a particular focus on petrochemicals, biotechnology and renewable materials,...