Our People

Global Leaders

Tip Huizenga

Senior Partner, Sydney
Leads clients through comprehensive restructuring and transformation programs, drawing on substantial expertise in oil and gas, metals and mining...

Mikhail Kulikov

Partner, Astana
Leads Electric Power & Natural Gas Practice in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and work on performance improvement in capital-project...

Dr. Christoph Schmitz

Senior Partner, Frankfurt
Leads global capital excellence work by helping clients optimize portfolios, design projects, and improve execution. He supports holistic business...

Steffen Fuchs

Senior Partner, Dallas
Leads McKinsey’s global work in capital productivity with a focus on digital and innovation. He works across multiple regions, including North...

Tom Brinded

Partner, London
Leads megaproject and operational transformations within the resources sector and across infrastructure assets, with a focus on capital excellence

Piotr Pikul

Partner, Toronto
Leads McKinsey’s global client service in major capital projects for the basic materials sector, serving leading mining & metals companies in...

Kevin Stokvis

Partner, Calgary
Leads performance transformations of natural-resource companies by leveraging deep functional knowledge related to capital projects, operations,...

Prakash Parbhoo

Partner, Johannesburg
Brings in-depth experience in basic materials, including the mining and oil-and-gas sectors, with a focus on digitizing capital projects

Erikhans Kok

Senior Partner, Houston
As the global leader of small capital projects and portfolio optimization, advises clients from all sectors on capital productivity, operations,...

Koen Vermeltfoort

Partner, Amsterdam
Advises oil and gas companies on capital projects, procurement, and strategy

Jae Hoon Jung

Partner, Seoul
Helps leaders in construction, heavy industries, and the oil and gas sector transform their operations and develop corporate strategy that drives...

Éric Gaudet

Senior Partner, Montréal
Advises companies on business transformations, adapting operating models, management systems, structures, and performance-management systems...

Practice Leaders

Aalia Ratani

Partner, Calgary
Advises energy companies on a range of topics, including capital excellence, operations, strategy, transformations, organizational design, capability...

Amit Khera

Senior Partner, Gurugram
Leads GEM Practice in India and drives end-to-end operations, growth and organization transformations across the Energy and Materials as well...

Andreas Breiter

Partner, Bay Area
Helps clients optimize capital expenditures and material costs while addressing the opportunities ahead as mobility becomes more autonomous,...

Antonio De Gregorio

Partner, Madrid
Helps industrial, energy, and infrastructure companies meet their strategic challenges, as well as defining and implementing their operational...

Carsten Lotz

Partner, Paris
Advises companies in regulated and capital expenditures-heavy industries, with a particular focus on transport and energy

Filippo Rossi

Senior Partner, Paris
Brings deep knowledge of infrastructure and production operations in the electric power and natural gas industries

Frédéric Rémond

Partner, Paris
Leads the capital productivity and infrastructure activity within the Operations Practice in France

Gerhard Nel

Partner, Johannesburg
Leads our capital excellence work in Africa; advises leading companies on global industrial plant operations transformations and capital projects...

Jan Koeleman

Partner, Amsterdam
Supports leading organizations in the energy and materials sectors. Helps clients improve returns on invested capital through targeted improvement...

Jan Mischke

McKinsey Global Institute Partner, Zurich
Leads MGI’s research on Europe as well as on investment, infrastructure and housing from a global standpoint

Jochen Latz

Partner, Cologne
Advises energy and materials companies on asset operations—from operations and maintenance through to decommissioning—with particular expertise...

John Means

Partner, Washington DC
Leads sustainable, inclusive growth with real estate investors, developers, occupiers, and services companies

Kannan Lakmeeharan

Partner, Johannesburg
Brings years of experience in the energy sector and economic development to serving clients on energy transition, electricity sector reform,...

Kenji Nabeshima

Partner, Tokyo
Supports clients in the advanced-industries and healthcare sectors through the corporate-transformation process, leads McKinsey’s Manufacturing...

Maria Gusakova

Partner, Houston
Supports energy, raw-materials, and industrial companies with strategy, reorganization, sustainability transition, and the management of large...

Maria João Ribeirinho

Partner, Lisbon, Madrid
Supports energy and infrastructure companies in multiple geographies on strategic and operational issues.

Martin Linder

Senior Partner, Munich
Leads our manufacturing and capital productivity work for the automotive sector and advises automotive OEMs and suppliers on operations performance...

Matthieu Dussud

Partner, Paris
Supports and advises global resource-based companies and advanced industries on capital excellence, operations transformation and growth strategy

Mukund Sridhar

Senior Partner, Singapore
Supports investors, developers, and operators across sectors including energy, infrastructure, and real estate; leads the Real Estate Practice...

Nicola Sandri

Senior Partner, Milan
Guides major transport and infrastructure organizations in their end-to-end transformation journeys, with a focus on international expansion...

Olivier Legrand

Senior Partner, Singapore
Leads McKinsey’s Capital Excellence Practice in Asia, and coleads our Operations Practice, with deep expertise in large-scale operational transformations,...

Rajat Agarwal

Partner, Singapore
Coleads our capital excellence work in Southeast Asia; supports clients in the energy sector to drive business performance transformation

Samvit Kanoria

Senior Partner and Managing Partner Qatar, Doha
Leads McKinsey’s work in real estate and infrastructure in the Middle East and is the global leader for institutional investors participating...

Sangeeth Ram

Senior Partner, Dubai
Supports clients in real-estate investment, development, construction, and management.

Sergey Sokolov

Leads McKinsey’s Operations Practice in Africa, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the Middle East, and Turkey and coleads the Implementation...

Seungheon Song

Managing Partner and Senior Partner, Seoul
Advises leading companies in the automotive, engineering, and construction sectors, guiding successful turnarounds and performance-transformation...

Shankar Chandrasekran

Partner, Doha
Builds the firm's value proposition on digital and analytics in capital projects and advises companies on strategy, performance transformation,...

Shannon Peloquin

Partner, Bay Area
Supports major utilities, transportation, and infrastructure organizations to enhance long-term strategy and investments, operations, safety,...

Sheng Hong

Senior Partner, Shanghai
Evaluates market opportunities and strategy to advise executives in the agriculture and chemical sectors as they seek to enter new markets and...

Simon Knapp

Partner, Hamburg
Supports companies in the global energy and materials sector with holistic transformation programs on operational efficiency and effectiveness...

Yohan Kochi

Partner, Kansai
Advises companies on corporate finance and strategy development and helps them design and implement large-scale transformation

Zak Cutler

Senior Partner, Toronto
Serves electric and gas utilities, energy companies, and infrastructure owners and investors on issues related to capital investment and strategy

Vineet Rajadhyaksha

Partner, Dubai
Supports clients in city development, real estate, and infrastructure value chains

Major Projects Leaders

Chris Toomey

Vice President, Major Projects, Boston
Helps clients deliver major projects and capital programs in sectors ranging from transportation to energy to real estate. Brings more than 30...

Gabriel Valtueña-Ramos

Vice President, Major Projects, Madrid
Advises clients on the origination and strategic delivery of major infrastructure projects, with deep expertise in public–private partnerships

Ghassan Ziadat

Vice President, Major Projects, Abu Dhabi
Leads McKinsey’s work on major projects in the Middle East, bringing more than 30 years of experience in delivering major infrastructure projects—including...

Guy Perry

Vice President, Urban Planning and Design, Dubai
An architect, designer, and developer who conceives and realizes leading environments that foster sustainability and well-being

Jim Banaszak

Partner, Chicago
An expert in engineering, procurement, contracting, and major project planning and delivery. Advises clients on capital allocation, project team...

Marcus Vitiello

Vice President, Major Projects, Houston
Helps clients deliver multibillion-dollar energy and infrastructure projects, bringing 25 years of experience in engineering, procurement, construction,...

Mark Kuvshinikov

Partner, Houston
Brings deep expertise in the valuation, planning, and execution of major capital projects. Advises clients in the infrastructure, oil and gas,...

Peter Trueman

Vice President, Capital Excellence, Sydney
Supports infrastructure and construction industry clients to identify and implement step changes in enterprise and project performance across...

Rudi Blankestijn

Vice President, Major Projects, Houston
An expert on capital-project delivery in oil and gas, chemicals, renewable power, and biofuels

Samer Theodory

Vice president, CP&I Major Projects, Dubai
Co-leads our global work on megaprojects—bringing decades of experience in planning and managing large-scale capital projects across their full...