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Henri de Combles de Nayves


Advises industry leaders on major transformation programs in the Financial Services Practice in Europe

Henri is a partner in McKinsey’s Paris office. He works with banking, insurance and asset management organizations in Europe.

He devotes most of his time to strategy and transformation programs for large French and international companies operating in the banking and insurance sectors.

His areas of expertise include business portfolio management, business strategies, governance, distribution network organization, and wealth and risk management. In addition, he has advised major transformation plans, as well as mergers and acquisitions, for financial institutions.

Henri is also actively involved in McKinsey's research initiatives in the banking and insurance sectors.

Prior to joining McKinsey in 2012, he worked as an equity derivatives trader at Societe Generale.

A graduate of Ecole Centrale Paris, Henri also holds an MBA from INSEAD.


Global Insurance Report 2023: Navigating Asia’s evolving market,” McKinsey & Company, November 2023

Reimagining the life insurance model in 2023,” McKinsey & Company, December 2022

Global Insurance Report 2023: Reimagining life insurance, McKinsey & Company, November 2022

The future of insurance: Creating value, finding focus,” McKinsey & Company, March 2022

Creating value, finding focus: Global Insurance Report 2022,” McKinsey & Company, February 2022


MS, engineering