About Jonathan

Jon Harris works with insurers and asset managers globally on strategic issues, operations effectiveness and organizational design. He has co-led McKinsey’s special initiative on managing large global organizations as well as the North American Financial Services Practice and convened the insurance practice globally. 

Most recently, he has supported a leading retirement company’s acquisition and integration of a top 15 retail asset manager, supported the turnaround strategy for a leading UK general insurer and built a digital growth strategy for a top 5 U.S. life and retirement carrier.

Jon serves as treasurer of the Beaverkill Mountain Club and is a council member of Earthjustice. He is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in the State of California.

Published work

The global company’s challenge,” McKinsey Quarterly, June 2012

Understanding your ‘globalization penalty,’” McKinsey Quarterly, July 2011

Past experience

Touche Ross & Co.


Harvard Business School

University of California, Davis
BA, English literature