About Stefan

Stefan is a member of the Digital McKinsey Practice, serving clients from the healthcare sector on IT and technology-related projects. He leads our healthcare informatics work in Europe and our big data work in EMEA.

Examples of Stefan’s recent client work include the following:

  • designing and implementing a big data solution for several public payors (health-insurance providers) to provision patient-centered data views for revenue management and care management
  • designing the digital strategy for the National Health Services in England, using an evidence-based economic model, including financial benefits, implementation, and running cost
  • developing a road map for and leading the comprehensive digital transformation of a large government agency

Published work

Barriers to Digital@Scale: Shifting the focus from tech to culture,” McKinsey & Company, October 2018

How healthcare systems can become digital-health leaders,” McKinsey & Company, January 2016

Healthcare’s digital future,” McKinsey & Company, July 2014

Big data: What’s your plan?,” McKinsey Quarterly, March 2013


Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
PhD, earth sciences
MSc, physics