November 7–9, 2017, Lisbon

McKinsey at Web Summit 2017

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McKinsey is excited to join the makers and leaders of tomorrow at Web Summit 2017. Given today's greater reliance on technology, we see a world where disruptive innovations improve the way we work and live. Within this dynamic environment, we're bringing deep knowledge and expertise across digital transformations, analytics, consumer tech, SaaS, and corporate venturing to help clients keep pace and accelerate their growth and impact.

Looking to partner with us?

Whether you're from a multinational or pre-IPO company, we want to hear from you on how we can partner together.

Interested in joining us?

Connect with our recruiters to learn about available roles—from data scientists to designers and more.

Just curious?

We welcome anyone interested in learning more about McKinsey’s work in the high-tech space to stop by.

Our Program

Our Program

VIP reception
November 8

Enjoy an evening with fellow CEOs, founders, and investors, featuring a surprise guest speaker.

Pitch to McKinsey

Get a chance to pitch yourself, share an idea, or discuss your topic of interest in person with a McKinsey expert. The top ten submissions will be selected.

Our workshops

Meet our people

Partner, Digital McKinsey

Markus Berger de-Leon

Supports digital transformations with the insights of a seasoned digital entrepreneur; leads our Digital Studio in Germany


Partner, Digital McKinsey

Duarte Begonha

Leader of Iberia’s Digital and TMT Practices, serving clients in the telecom, finance, and media sectors


Senior digital analyst, Digital McKinsey

Nikki Christofi

Full stack developer accelerating companies' digital capabilities with innovative, scalable products, using agile and lean methodologies

Partner, McKinsey Global Institute

Michael Chui

Leads research on the impact of information technologies and innovation on business, the economy, and society

Senior data scientist, QuantumBlack

Konstantinos Georgatzis

Designs and develops machine learning and statistical models, working with clients to translate findings to actions

Associate partner, McKinsey Analytics

Prudencio Pedrosa Grandes

Applies expertise in big data and analytics to transform how companies make decisions and execute operations
Data scientist, QuantumBlack

Martha Imprialou

Works predominantly with pharma and healthcare clients, focusing on real-world patient outcomes to optimize commercial performance

Vice president, Fast Growth Tech

Holger Klärner

Leads Fast Growth Tech practice in EMEA, helping companies and their funders achieve growth potential


Associate partner, High Tech, Media and Telecom

Tom Meakin

Advises consumer tech and media companies on strategy, marketing, sales and other commercial topics, combining strategy with operational experience

SaaS market lead, Fast Growth Tech

Junaid Mohuiddin

Leads the Fast Growth Tech SaaS Practice globally, helping privately-held companies with under $500 million in revenue grow their enterprise value

CEO, QuantumBlack

Jeremy Palmer

Advises a number of global businesses to drive growth and create new sources of value through the adoption of advanced analytics


Partner, Digital McKinsey

Matthias Schmidt-Pfitzner

Internationally experienced executive with focus on strategy development and execution, and transformation, working with start-ups and complex corporate structures


Vice president, Digital McKinsey

Chris Smith

Delivers digital and agile transformation programs at scale across industries and leads our work in agile and development operations

Market lead, Fast Growth Tech

Gisa Springer

Applies expertise in strategy and operations to help pre-IPO companies accelerate their growth and meet their investment milestones

Partner, McKinsey Analytics
Chief Commercial Officer, QuantumBlack

Chris Wigley

Advises consumer-facing companies on strategic topics including growth, digital transformation, and M&A

Venture leader, Fast Growth Tech

Judy Wade

Leads the Fast Growth Tech practice globally, helping companies achieve their growth potential through customer acquisition, pricing, and more


Experience design lead, Digital McKinsey

Tim Walker

Through design thinking, leads creative direction for some of the world’s leading companies in healthcare, banking, manufacturing, telecom, and retail

Featured insight

Grow fast or die slow: The role of profitability in sustainable growth

– How can software and online-services companies determine the right balance between growth and profitability?

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