Canada’s Most Powerful Business People 2016: #40 — Dominic Barton

Advises the world’s top CEOs


Dominic Barton, Global Managing Director, McKinsey & Co.

#40: Dominic Barton

Global Managing Director, McKinsey & Co.

Why he matters: Advises the world’s top CEOs

At the helm of the world’s most prestigious management consulting firm, where 80% of the world’s largest corporations go to receive counsel, sits Canadian Dominic Barton. He spent 29 years at the firm before becoming global managing director in 2009. Earlier this year, he was elected to a third term, after working to restore McKinsey’s reputation when two senior executives were convicted for insider trading. The image overhaul might even help Barton secure the remaining 20% of major corporations who don’t currently seek out McKinsey’s advice.

More of Canada’s Most Powerful Business People:

▲ #39 Calvin Helin
▼ #41 Kirstine Stewart

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