Welcome to

McKinsey in the Middle East

We partner with leaders to accelerate growth, build businesses and organizations, and nurture young talent.

Since 1957, we have helped the region unlock growth and development, build champions in major industries, and nurture the talent of the next generation. The work of all eight of our locations—Abu Dhabi, Cairo, Doha, Dubai, Karachi, Kuwait, Manama, and Riyadh—is underpinned by our deep local roots, global reach, and unrivaled investment in knowledge.



spoken in the Middle East offices



across our Middle East locations



completed across the region since 2000

Featured video

Meet Gassan Al-Kibsi

As McKinsey enters its 20th year in the Middle East, we sat down with managing partner Gassan Al-Kibsi to learn more about him and to hear his perspectives on the region.

Featured insights


‘None are safe until all are safe’: COVID-19 vaccine rollout in low- and middle-income countries

– Despite persistent supply issues, in-country delivery and demand for COVID-19 vaccines is likely to be the next challenge for LMICs.

Featured publication

McKinsey Bel Arabi

‘McKinsey Bel Arabi’ is a quarterly compendium of articles curated and translated in Arabic. Each quarter, we will compile articles under a specific theme that relates to major issues and subjects affecting governments and businesses in the region.

McKinsey Middle East Knowledge Hub

We work across the Middle East and in partnership with our global Knowledge Network to provide innovative knowledge capabilities to our clients.


Working in the Middle East

A career at McKinsey is an opportunity to work with remarkable people, help shape the growth of the Middle East and its most important institutions, and learn and grow constantly. We welcome applications from recent graduates and experienced professionals.

Our social responsibility

Qiyada Emerging Leaders

Qiyada Emerging Leaders participants in Abu Dhabi embark on a one-year development journey that integrates a wide range of learning formats.

Qimam Fellowship Program

McKinsey incubated and launched the Qimam Fellowship program to help the next generation of Saudi students reach their full potential.

“We felt like the blast happened in our own homes and backyards.’’

– A colleague’s personal account of the tragedy in Beirut and our local grassroots effort to respond.

Maqdira Fellowship Program

Maqdira is a co-op internship program designed to train and build the skills of Saudi undergraduates and help them gain the key skills needed to prepare them for the workforce.

In just five years, Generation has helped tens of thousands around the world find jobs

– The McKinsey-founded, independent nonprofit dedicated to fighting unemployment has graduated over 30,000 people and now operates in 13 countries.

A glimpse into McKinsey’s Middle East edad program

Held in various cities across the United States, Europe, and the Middle East, edad is a multi-day program for high potential Arabic speaking students.

Our locations

Abu Dhabi

2304 International Tower, Capital Center
Al Karamah Street , P.O Box 52093
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

Voice: +971 2 6942500
Fax: +971 2 6942600

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Nile City Towers, North Tower, Floor 23
P.O.Box 11624
Cairo, Egypt

Voice: +2 (02) 21292800, 801

About this location https://maps.google.com/maps?q=30.071717,31.227560&z=15


Office 1203, 12th Floor
Tower 2 – The Gate
Maysaloun St., WestBay
Doha, Qatar

Voice: +974 4041 5200
Fax: +974 4041 5300

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Dubai International Financial Center
Gate Precinct 4, Level 4
P.O. Box 33538
United Arab Emirates

Voice: +971 (4) 389 9000
Fax: +971 (4) 389 9500

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Ocean Tower, 24th floor
G-3, Khyaban-e-Iqbal
Block 9 Clifton
Karachi 75600

Voice: +92 21 3581 1000
Fax: +92 21 3581 1800



C/o Regus Kuwait
Al Hamra Tower, Office No. 31, 35th Floor
East Maqwa, Kuwait City. Kuwait

Voice: +965 222 03 538
Fax: +965 222 03 511



Financial Harbour (West), Level 41
Office No. 4123
King Faisal Highway
Manama, Bahrain

Voice: +973 (17) 502 830
Fax: +973 (17) 502 832

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Kingdom Tower
54th Floor
P.O. Box 54517
Riyadh 11524
Saudi Arabia

Voice: +966 (11) 212 3600
Fax: +966 (11) 212 3800

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