Join Senior Partner Jacques Bughin and McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) Senior Fellow Jan Mischke as they discuss the direction of the European Union, current trends, its overall economic outlook, and how ending prevailing uncertainty can boost the EU’s GDP by as much as €1 trillion. Read More..
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Senior Partner Daniel Pacthod, Head of McKinsey New Ventures, Senior Partner Eric Lamarre, and Partner Charlotte Relyea will offer an inside look at the latest developments since our New Ventures alumni webcast last year. Read More..
Philippe, the quicksilver mind behind McKinsey Solutions, is co-founder and Chief Bridge Officer at B-Hive, a platform that fosters the collaboration between startups and large companies – particularly those in the financial services industry. In this feature, Philippe discusses his quirky title, his unquenchable curiosity, and why he doesn’t understand the word ‘impossible.’ Read More..
Movemeback aims to drive social and economic development in Africa by connecting leading talent with distinctive career and entrepreneurship opportunities – both on the continent and with each other – for meaningful collaborations. Charles, a self-described “eternal optimist,” recognizes the interconnected, complex challenges facing development in Africa, but sees just as many solutions. And his ambitions for Africa don’t stop with business: a lifelong Formula One fan, he dreams of one day bringing the prestigious auto race to the continent. Read More..
In this week's 26 alumni headlines, Procter & Gamble appoints Amy Chang to its board of directors; Birra Peroni names Roberta Bazzo its new CFO; Caroline Connellan takes up her new role as CEO of Brooks Macdonald; LATAM Cargo appoints Andrés Bianchi as its new CEO; Ripley Corp. names Alex Rosemblatt to its board of directors; Stada names Ralph Grobecker CEO for its OTC business; and more. Read More..
Three alumni are included on Forbes' '30 Under 30' lists for Asia, adding to the seven who were on the U.S.- and Europe-based lists that the publication released in January. Read More..
In this week's 34 alumni headlines, Wells Fargo appoints Titi Cole as Executive Vice President and Head of Operations; Danish supermarket giant Coop names Kræn Nielsen CFO and Executive Vice President; Credit Fondiario names Iacopo De Francisco General Director; USAA names Chad Borton as its new President; DNB Bank appoints Wojciech Dyk to its executive board, where he will oversee finance, IT and operations; Valora Holding AG elects Michael Kliger to its board of directors; and more. Read More..
China Daily recently profiled Yinuo Li, founder of Beijing-based ETU School, which launched in September. Half a year later, the private school – which features project-based learning for the students and professional development support for the teachers – hopes to partner with public schools that want to recreate its innovative learning model. Read More..
In this week's 25 alumni headlines, Visa Canada appoints Stacey Madge as President; Fifth Third Bancorp names Matthew Jauchius Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer; Deutsche Bank appoints Marcus Schenck as Co-Deputy CEO and co-leader of its new Corporate & Investment Bank business division; TreeHouse Foods names Rachel Bishop President of the company's snacks division; Louis Berger names Sofia Berger Senior Vice President, U.S. transportation market; Fosun International appoints Kang Lan as Executive Director and Senior Vice President; BBVA names David Puente to the new Head of Data role, reporting directly to the CEO; and more. Read More..
In this week's 35 alumni headlines, Abbott Laboratories’ CEO Miles White is named to Barron's 2017 list of the world's 30 best CEOs; Hilton names Jonathan Witter its first Chief Customer Officer; LATAM Airlines Group SA names Jerome Cadier CEO of its operations in Brazil; NIS, a subsidiary of Gazprom Neft, appoints Kirill Tyurdenev its new CEO; Unibail-Rodamco will elect former Jones Lang LaSalle CEO Colin Dyer as Chairman of its Supervisory Board in April; Commonwealth Bank of Australia appoints Rob Jesudason its new Group CFO, effective July 1; and more. Read More..
In this week's 32 alumni headlines, Zurich Insurance Group appoints Florence Tondu-Mélique as CEO of its French operations; Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos appoints Jeffrey Helbling as his technical advisor; Expedia appoints Chelsea Clinton to its board; KBC Group names David Moucheron CEO of K&H Bank and Country CEO for Hungary; News Corp Australia appoints Siobhan McKenna as Group Director, Broadcasting; Lincoln Financial Group names Raj Chakraborty its Chief Digital Officer; Leonardo S.p.A. will name Alessandro Profumo as its new chief executive; Nordea Bank AB elects Lars Wollung to its board of directors; Slack Technologies adds Square CFO Sarah Friar as its first independent board member; and more. Read More..
Three alumni from different sectors and geographies are among this year's class of Young Global Leaders (YGLs). Read More..