David is a Senior Partner of McKinsey and a core leader of the firm’s Restructuring & Transformation Services practice with a focus on corporate turnarounds and portfolio refocusing. David’s professional background is in corporate transformation and private equity.
David has previously operated out of Sydney, Australia and in Switzerland, from where he served clients in Australasia, Europe, the United States and North Africa.
Prior to joining McKinsey & Company, David worked as an equity analyst with Geneva-based private bankers. David has a Master degree in Business Administration from the University of St Gallen in Switzerland.
David lives with his partner Lula and their three children in Auckland. He is actively engaged in charitable organisations improving primary education outcomes and diversity in the workplace.
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