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Aalia Ratani


Advises energy companies on a range of topics, including capital excellence, operations, strategy, transformations, organizational design, capability building, and talent

Aalia is a partner with McKinsey based out of Calgary, and is a leader in our Oil & Gas and Electric Power & Natural Gas Practices. She brings extensive experience to working with clients in oil and gas, mining, utilities, and power-generation companies.

Examples of Aalia’s recent client work include the following:

  • leading the support for a major-capital project to reduce cost and schedule overruns
  • developing the strategy for an energy company to improve top-line revenue
  • driving rapid and dramatic performance and organizational health improvements to support a transformation of a global utility company
  • developing a talent strategy to identify the most critical roles in the organization and future talent needs
  • designing the future operating model of an energy client, accounting for future workforce needs
  • designing multiple capability building programs reaching over 500 employees

Aalia also serves several community boards, including the board of directors for YWCA Calgary, and was named a “top 40 under 40” in Calgary in 2019 by Avenue Magazine.

Past Experience

Husky Energy
Exploration, reservoir, and production engineering roles



University of Calgary
BSc, chemical engineering