Acha Leke

Senior Partner of McKinsey & Company

Dr. Acha Leke is a Senior Partner of McKinsey & Company. He joined the Firm in 1999 in Atlanta, and moved to Johannesburg in 2002 to lead McKinsey’s expansion across Sub Saharan Africa. He relocated to Lagos in 2010 to open up the Firm’s office in Nigeria, and returned to South Africa in 2014. He leads the Firm’s Public and Social Sector Practice in Africa, as well as the Firm’s Private Equity Practice in Africa, and is a member of the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) Council. He is also the Senior Partner in charge of Global Recruiting for McKinsey worldwide. He has worked across over 20 African countries to date, He is is also a co-founder of the African Leadership Academy and the African Leadership Network, and has received numerous awards.