About Filipe

Filipe is the co-leader of the Capital Projects & Infrastructure Practice and was one of founders of the firm’s work on capital-productivity and mega projects. He also helps lead our work in energy and basic materials. He has served several leading local and global companies, including oil-and-gas and petroleum multinationals, diversified and regional mining houses, and metal producers. His areas of expertise include strategy, mergers and acquisitions, commodity pricing, value chain, capital-project optimization and delivery, operations, and capital investment.

Filipe helped lead the creation of our strategy-development tool kit for identifying global trends and applying them to pragmatic strategy formulation.

Published work

Reimagining supply-chain collaboration in a low-oil-price environment,” McKinsey & Company, June 2017

Reinventing construction through a productivity revolution,” McKinsey Global Institute, February 2017

Past experience

School of Mechanical Engineering at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa


University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
PhD, aeronautical engineering