McKinsey and the World Economic Forum 2024

Davos 2024: Reflections

Insights related to Davos themes

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Geopolitics and the geometry of global trade

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Report - McKinsey Health Institute
Closing the women’s health gap: A $1 trillion opportunity to improve lives and economies
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Article - MGI Research
Accelerating Europe: Competitiveness for a new era
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2024 and beyond: Will it be economic stagnation or the advent of productivity-driven abundance?
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Climate Transition Impact Framework: Essential elements for an equitable and inclusive transition
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What matters most? Eight CEO priorities for 2024
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The role of public–private–philanthropic partnerships in driving climate and nature transitions
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Report - MGI Research
From poverty to empowerment: Raising the bar for sustainable and inclusive growth
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The economic potential of generative AI: The next productivity frontier


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Building a resilient tomorrow: Concrete actions for global leaders

The Global Cooperation Barometer 2024
10 ways the world can improve access to minerals for the energy transition
Why businesses are waking up to the threat of nature-related risks
Biodiversity credits: Demand drivers and guidance on early use
Securing critical minerals for energy transition requires collective action
Circularity in the Built Environment: Maximizing CO2 abatement and business opportunities

Our updates from Davos

Insights related to McKinsey–WEF Collaborations

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What is Davos?


Our core team

Bob Sternfels
Global Managing PartnerBay Area
Bob serves as the global managing partner of McKinsey & Company
Daniel Pacthod
Senior PartnerNew York
Global coleader of McKinsey Sustainability; helps leading organizations decarbonize, transform their core businesses, hyperscale...
Tracy Francis
Senior Partner, and Managing Partner, Latin AmericaSão Paulo
Partners with leaders of bold transformations, managing partner Latin America

2024 Delegation

Liz Hilton Segel
Senior PartnerNew York
Counsels CEOs and aligns with their teams and broader organizations to build new capabilities and businesses with a focus on...
Homayoun Hatami
Senior PartnerParis
Helping companies drive above-market growth through innovation, new business building, technology, and novel marketing and sales...
Sven Smit
Senior Partner, and Chair of Insights and Ecosystems, and Chair of McKinsey Global InstituteAmsterdam
Leads research on economic and business trends and works with companies to develop business strategies and transformations
Gautam Kumra
Senior Partner, and Chair, Asia (ex-China)Singapore
Chairman of McKinsey’s offices in Asia; helps McKinsey’s clients in Asia create change that matters, by building leading institutions...
Massimo Giordano
Senior Partner, and Managing Partner, EuropeMilan
Leads our activities in Europe, advising major institutions and leading companies on a broad range of issues, with a particular...
Joe Ngai
Senior Partner, and Chair, ChinaHong Kong
Leads the firm’s offices in Greater China; brings deep knowledge of China’s financial institutions and markets and extensive...

Young Global Leaders on Davos 2024

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World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders

Megan Greenfield
Partner, Boston
Shelley Stewart
Partner, Boston
Partner, Tokyo

World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders Alumni

Gassan Al-Kibsi
Senior Partner and Chair, Middle East
Rima Assi
Senior Partner and Managing Partner, Abu Dhabi
Senior Partner, Munich
Pierre M. Gentin
Senior Partner and Chief Legal Officer, New York
Solveigh Hieronimus
Senior Partner, Munich
Bengi Korkmaz
Partner, Istanbul
Bengi Korkmaz
Alok Kshirsagar
Senior Partner, Mumbai
Acha Leke
Senior Partner, Johannesburg
Partner, Philadelphia
Raju Narisetti
Leader, Global Publishing, New York
Raju Narisetti

Davos archives

Ask an expert: The future of manufacturing in America
Blog Post
In Davos, shining a light on the economic future of America: Manufacturing.
The Davos Agenda: What we shared and learned
Blog Post
The Davos Agenda: What we shared and heard
Kevin Sneader at Davos 2020
Blog Post
Davos 2020: What mattered
Blog Post
Davos 2019: Four big themes

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