Director McKinsey & Company
Matthias is a Director in McKinsey’s Hamburg office and co-leader of the Global Pharmaceuticals and Medical Products R&D and Medical Practice. Since joining the firm in 2002, Matthias has engaged with pharmaceuticals and biotech clients in Europe, the U.S. and Asia on transforming R&D/Medical to overcome innovation and productivity issues. He also drives a number of cross-industry/acadmia partnership projects with an eye on strengthening leadership in sciene and medicine. Matthias holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Bochum. Before his career with McKinsey, he worked as a Research Associate and Postdoctorate at a Center for Molecular Neurobiology in Hamburg. He has authored several articles in the fields of bioinformatics and molecular biology.