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Mike McNair

Mike McNair is an Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company in London, UK. From 2012-20 he was Head of Policy / Senior Advisor for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, with his final role as special advisor for the COVID-19 economic response. He has recently been a Distinguished Fellow at INSEAD business school and has advised pension funds, FiscalNote and the Tony Blair Institute for Global Change. In addition to earlier senior policy roles in the Parliament of Canada he worked in M&A at CIBC World Markets and strategy consulting at Deloitte. Mike's graduate studies were at the London School of Economics and Columbia University in New York, with undergraduate studies in History at Queen’s University where he received the Tricolour Award.   


Listen to Mike McNair's interview on the Alumni Archives podcast

rev: Jan 2021

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