About Aly

Aly is a senior partner based in McKinsey’s New York office, serving financial institutions globally. He has led the firm’s Private Equity & Principal Investing Practice for the Americas as well as the Strategy Practice. In private equity and principal investing, he leads McKinsey’s thinking on the outlook for the asset class. He has worked in McKinsey’s San Francisco, London, and Paris offices, and at the McKinsey Global Institute.

Aly’s past experience includes work at the war-crimes tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in the Office of the Prosecutor, at the World Bank in Washington, DC, and with the leading human-rights lawyer in Pakistan, advising the prime minister of Pakistan on advancing gender equality.

Aly serves on the Yale Law School Fund board, the board of GiveDirectly, and the board of overseers of the International Rescue Committee, and he is a member of the board of trustees of the Dalton School. He is a senior adviser to Endeavor, an innovative organization supporting some of the most promising new entrepreneurs in emerging markets. He also serves on the board of the Aziz Jehan Begum Trust for the Blind, the preeminent institution in Pakistan dedicated to providing educational, vocational, and career development support to the blind.

Aly graduated from Dartmouth College as valedictorian of his class and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Society as a sophomore. He was elected by his class to serve on the Dartmouth College alumni council and currently serves on the college president’s campaign-planning committee. He is also a member of the board of visitors of the Rockefeller Center at Dartmouth College. Aly earned his JD from Yale Law School with honors.

Published work

A routinely exceptional year for private equity,” McKinsey & Company, February 2017

A conversation with Jim Coulter, Part II,” McKinsey & Company, July 2015

Erik Hirsch on private equity,” McKinsey & Company, June 2015

A conversation with Jim Coulter,” McKinsey & Company, February 2015

Education

Yale Law School
JD

Dartmouth College
BA, economics and engineering science