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Christophe de Mahieu

Partner, Middle East

Christophe is a director at Bain & Company and is the head of the firm’s Middle East Industrial Goods & Services practice, a core member of the Global Oil & Gas practice, and a leader in the firm's Chemicals practice. Christophe has more than 25 years of experience in management consulting, with a focus on organizational design and performance improvement projects in the oil and gas, and industrial goods and services companies, including some in the chemical sector.

He has extensively advised leading regional and global petrochemical players on business strategy, performance improvement, organization, operations, turnaround, talent development and M&A.

Furthermore, in oil and gas, he has advised extensively leading IOCs and NOCs including in Asia-Pacific on business strategy, operations, turnaround, talent and capability development, and organization. He covered the entire value chain from E&P to petrochemicals.

Christophe started his career with Exxon Corporation, where he held management roles in Europe and the US. He subsequently joined McKinsey & Company. During his 14 years with McKinsey, he focused on advising leading petrochemical firms globally. He led McKinsey’s Middle East & Asia Pacific Energy practices for eight years and was a core member of the McKinsey Corporate Finance practice.