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Andreas Venus

Senior PartnerBerlin

Serves as managing partner of our Berlin office; leads the data and analytics work for automotive and industrial clients in Europe

Andreas serves automotive and industrial companies in the mobility ecosystem. He focuses on designing and executing performance improvement programs to boost bottom-line results, especially by using the power of data and analytics.

Examples of Andreas’ recent client work include the following:

  • improving the performance of several business units of an automotive supplier with a focus on product development and purchasing
  • redefining the product feature strategy of an automotive manufacturer based on data-driven customer insights
  • building the digital twin of a city’s mobility system to simulate the effectiveness of potential future technologies and regulations
  • accelerating the scaling of a charging infrastructure solution provider
  • identifying data monetization and digital market opportunities for an automotive supplier and an automotive manufacturer
  • optimizing technical product requirements of an automotive manufacturer to better match customer needs

Published Work

Automotive R&D transformation: Optimizing gen AI’s potential value,” McKinsey & Company, February 2024

Work the core: How auto suppliers can get fit for the EV transition,” McKinsey & Company, March 2023

How industrial companies can cut their indirect costs—fast,” McKinsey & Company, April 2020

Reboost: A comprehensive view on the changing powertrain component market and how suppliers can succeed,” McKinsey & Company, November 2019

A strategic approach to climate action in cities—focused acceleration,” McKinsey & Company, November 2017

Neue Mobilitätsangebote: In Berlin können 14.000 Arbeitsplätze entstehen [In German], McKinsey & Company, March 2016 


Technical University of Dortmund

ESCP Business School
MSc, finance, environment management