khannaKFN Announces New Advisory Board Member, Somesh Khanna ('99), Senior Partner, McKinsey


Somesh Khanna is a Senior Partner in McKinsey’s New York Office and the Global Co-Leader of McKinsey’s Banking & Securities Practice. Previously he led the launch and scale-up of Digital McKinsey in Financial Services globally. He actively serves both Banking and Insurance clients in the Americas on topics ranging from productivity transformation to digital strategy and organization to sales and marketing, operations, technology and risk management. In retail banking, Somesh has focused on digital transformations, sales force performance, profitability improvement and business process re-engineering. In credit cards, he has worked with clients on growth through digital acquisitions, marketing optimization and product innovation. In property & casualty insurance, his experiences range from growth in specialty, commercial and personal lines to claims transformation. In life insurance, he has served clients on digital strategy, sales and operations.

Somesh is on the board of directors of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and Serious Fun Children’s Network.

Somesh holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), New Delhi, India; a Post-Graduate Diploma in Management from The Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, India;  and Masters in Management degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.