McKinsey’s first West Coast office, the San Francisco location was opened in 1944. Since then, our location has developed a strong culture and tradition of innovation around people leadership. Our members share a passion for serving the community, a pioneering spirit, and a commitment to continual learning.
The San Francisco location's diverse mix of industry sectors enables our consultants to gain exposure to multiple industries over time. Our client base is comprised of technology and telecommunications, energy (including utilities and oil and gas), financial, venture capital and private equity, and consumer goods and retail companies. We also serve nonprofit organizations.
The largest West Coast location, San Francisco is fortunate to have a number of McKinsey's functional experts. Our partners are leaders in the areas of lean retail operations, marketing and sales, and corporate finance. We also have firm experts in risk management, macroeconomic issues related to the global economy and nonprofit enterprise.
San Francisco is a breathtaking metropolis with a unique history of ethnic and cultural diversity. The city offers renowned landmarks, museums, art galleries and restaurants.