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Christopher Blaufelder


Helps banking, financial infrastructure, and fintech clients develop growth and innovation strategies, realize operational improvements, and transition to a net-zero, circular economy

Christopher leads McKinsey’s banking, financial infrastructure and fintech activities in Switzerland and is a core member of McKinsey’s global banking, payments, and capital markets infrastructure work.

Examples of his recent client work include the following:

  • helping a payment fintech build new businesses and capture growth
  • advising a global bank on its growth strategy
  • supporting a global exchange-services and data group on its corporate strategy
  • conducting a technology and innovation review for a leading central-banking institution
  • developing the growth strategy for a digital-asset exchange
  • developing a global blueprint for scaling high-integrity carbon markets

In his free time, Christopher enjoys sailing, reading, and spending time with friends. He is married and lives with his family in Zurich, Switzerland.


A blueprint for scaling voluntary carbon markets to meet the climate challenge,” McKinsey & Company, January 2021


Credit Suisse Group
Vice president, business development, corporate and institutional clients


University of Cambridge
MS, BA, physics