Knut Alicke 

Partner at McKinsey

Dr. Knut Alicke is a partner and leader of the Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management Practice at McKinsey. He advises clients on a variety of topics including supply chain management, digital supply chains and advanced analytics, and supply chain transformations. 
He joined the firm in August 2004, after graduating at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Currently he is also professor at the University of Cologne. Dr. Alicke has written numerous articles on supply chain related subjects and is the author of a highly regarded book on supply chain management. 
Due to his constant engagement, he is the global dean of McKinsey’s Supply Chain Executive Academy, delivering change that matters through building client capabilities.