Laurien's perspective

Laurien is a Fellow in our Amsterdam office
Laurien joined our Amsterdam office after completing her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in industrial engineering and management from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. In her first year as a consultant, she worked in numerous industries including banking, oil and gas, and media, and achieved her wish to travel and work in foreign countries by spending significant time in Australia and West Africa. She’s looking forward to another year at McKinsey before she pursues her MBA.

Recent perspectives

A pro-bono project in Africa

– Hi everyone! Last time I wrote, I was getting ready for some travels to St. Petersburg and also to Italy. Upon returning from Italy, I signed on to do a really cool project.

Exploring opportunities in pharma and traveling the world

– I have had a super interesting couple of months. Last time I wrote, I was getting ready to take some time off after my project in January.

After Australia and Africa, a project at home

– In my first post I shared that I was staffed in Africa. I have to say it was really cool. I absolutely loved experiencing the cultural differences between Africa and home.

My first year at McKinsey

– Welcome to my blog! I joined McKinsey as a fellow in September 2014, immediately after completing my master’s degree in industrial engineering and management in the Netherlands.