Dame Vivian Hunt

Managing Partner, UK & Ireland, McKinsey

Vivian Hunt DBE

Vivian Hunt is the Managing Partner for McKinsey & Company’s United Kingdom and Ireland offices.

Vivian previously led the firm’s Pharmaceutical & Medical Products practice in EMEA and continues to advise broad range of clients on topics of performance improvement, productivity growth and leadership. She was previously named ‘the most influential black woman in Britain’ by the Powerlist Foundation and The Financial Times identified her as one of the ‘European Women to Watch’ and more recently as one of ‘the 30 most influential people in the City of London’.

Vivian is on the board of several important business groups in the UK, including BritishAmerican Business, the CBI London Council and the Mayor of London’s Business Advisory Board. She is a member of the UK government-backed Industrial Strategy Council and the Trilateral Commission. Vivian is Chair of HRH Prince of Wales’ Business in the Community’s “Seeing is Believing” programme and is a Trustee of The British Museum. She sits on the governing board of the Southbank Centre and the US-UK Fulbright Commission.

Vivian is an alumna of Harvard College and received her MBA from Harvard Business School.