About Stefan

Having lived in Germany, the United States, and Brazil, Stefan is fluent in English, German, Spanish, and Portuguese. He is now based in Hong Kong, where he advises public-sector, private, and corporate clients on a variety of topics. Among his areas of focus are corporate and growth strategy, transformational change programs, and capital productivity in operations. Examples of his recent projects include helping an engineering and construction firm assess its organizational structure and improve the performance of its portfolio companies, and supporting a real estate developer on the end-to-end management of a mixed-use project. In addition, Stefan has extensive experience serving clients in the retail and telecommunications sectors.

Published work

Megaprojects: The good, the bad, and the better,” McKinsey & Company, July 2015

Chinese infrastructure: The big picture,” McKinsey Quarterly, June 2013

Infrastructure productivity: How to save $1 trillion a year,” McKinsey Global Institute, January 2013

Pathways to a low-carbon economy for Brazil,” McKinsey & Company, 2009

Education

INSEAD
MBA

Paris Lodron University of Salzburg
JD

Johannes Kepler University
BA in economics