Amandla's perspective

Amandla is an Associate in our Nairobi office
Amandla originally joined the firm as a summer business analyst in Minneapolis. She spent her third BA year in Lagos before departing to earn her MBA/MPA at Harvard University. She recently returned to her home country and re-joined us in our Nairobi office, where she works on an exciting mix of private and public sector projects.

Recent Perspectives

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Celebrating Ethiopian New Year Part 2

– Hi everyone! I'm back with part two of my post about Ethiopian New Year. 
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Celebrating Ethiopian New Year

– Happy Ethiopian New Year! I am still the engagement manager on the tax transformation work we are doing in Ethiopia—six months and counting. It’s been such a great opportunity to learn more about the country, its rich history and traditions.

Rejoining McKinsey after four years away

– Hello everyone! I'm excited to be re-joining the team of McKinsey Women bloggers. I left the firm in June 2013 after a whirlwind three years at McKinsey: a summer internship in 2009, two years as a business analyst in Minneapolis, and a third year in the Lagos office that changed my (McKinsey) life.