Director, Design & Experience Strategy
McKinsey & Company
BID: Industrial Design • Class of 2011
Over the course of Adam’s career, he has learned how to use design as a tool to solve for the most challenging business problems. He started his career as an industrial designer developing aesthetically pleasing housewares products and consumer electronics. Since then, Adam has moved further upstream where strategy and design intersect.
Adam possesses a deep curiosity and desire to bring to life innovations that drive positive impact in the world. Adam has experience in public and private sectors working across education, telecom, healthcare, energy, automotive, and financial services industries in the U.S., Europe, and India. Recently, he has been part of a global team to help bring financial inclusion to bottom of the pyramid consumers (people living under $3 per day) in sub-Saharan Africa. As a designer and strategist, Adam puts the user at the heart of the design process, then translating deep user insights into compelling business propositions.