Philippe is a principal in McKinsey’s Brussels office and a founder and global director of McKinsey Solutions. He focuses on helping clients upgrade their business-intelligence capabilities and adopt innovative approaches to develop and capture value from business insights.
In almost 20 years with McKinsey, Philippe has served leading clients across a range of sectors from pharmaceuticals to retail, business services, and public institutions, working on issues in strategy and marketing and sales, as well as business intelligence.
Philippe’s recent client work includes designing a best-practice-learning organization to build a foundation for knowledge management and enhanced business intelligence at a global utilities company. In another project, he advised a Europe-based business-services company on defining and delivering market insights to advance its ambitious international-growth objectives. Working with a pharmaceutical company on its go-to-market strategy, he helped put in place global standards for performance management in marketing and sales.
In addition to his work for McKinsey, Philippe is a professor of marketing and market intelligence at the Solvay Brussels School. Earlier in his career, he was a consultant at Mercer Management Consulting in Paris and London. In his spare time, Philippe pursues his interest in education as a member of the board of Teach for Belgium, a non-profit organization of which he was a co-founder, and a member of the Teach for All network. He holds an MBA from INSEAD and a degree in business engineering from the Solvay Brussels School.