About Gwendoline

A partner in McKinsey’s Paris office, Gwendoline Blandin leads our Operations Practice in France, a group of consultants and experts dedicated to working with clients on all aspects of the operational value chain (product development, purchasing & supply management, manufacturing, supply chain management, capital productivity, service operations).  She helps advanced industries clients develop operational excellence by focusing on manufacturing strategy, purchasing and R&D. She is active in various European countries, in the United States, and in China. She joined our Berlin office in 2001 before moving to Paris in 2005.

Since 2007, Gwendoline Blandin has led the social contributions work of the Paris Office, managing the portfolio of pro-bono projects and actively leading several projects in her field of interests including education, entrepreneurship, and economic development.


RWTH Aachen University
PhD, engineering

Université de Caen (France)
Dipl. Ing. (MA), engineering, materials science