PhDs Inside - Management Consulting with McKinsey & Co.
Working towards your advanced degree means you likely already have many of the skills you need to succeed at McKinsey and in Management Consulting in general: problem-solving, project management & intellectual curiosity.
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Have you thought about using the skills from your PhD outside of academia in a consulting role? Your advanced degree means that you likely already have many of the skills you need to succeed at McKinsey and in Management Consulting in general, such and problem-solving and intellectual curiosity.
In this virtual session, you will learn which kind of opportunities McKinsey & Company can offer PhD graduates and the types of work we do. You will gain insight on life in McKinsey and how a ‘post-PhD’ career with us could look like from consultants on the journey themselves.
Join us in this webinar on 25th of March to learn more about the work we do and meet former PhDs who are currently working at McKinsey.
Johannes is a Partner in McKinsey’s Copenhagen office and has been with the company for more than 17 years. He has a PhD in Economics from Aarhus University and will give a presentation on his work in McKinsey in our Sustainability Practice.
Christina is an Engagement Manager in McKinsey’s Copenhagen office, where she joined in 2017 after finishing her PhD in Nanoscience at Aarhus University at iNano. In McKinsey she manages projects and leads teams.
Boris is an Associate in McKinsey’s Copenhagen office, where he joined in 2018 after finishing his PhD in Economics at Aarhus University. He mainly focus on Global Banking and Private Equity clients in his projects in McKinsey.
Kristina is an Associate in McKinsey’s Copenhagen office, where she joined in 2018 after finishing her PhD in Chemical & Biological Engineering at Aarhus University – Department of Engineering. She has mainly focused on projects in the Operations and Sustainability practice in McKinsey.
Please note that this event does not provide access to credit transfer of ECTS points.
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