Michael Birshan is a Partner at McKinsey & Company and leads the firm's Strategy Practice hub in the UK and Ireland. He is based in London and has also worked in San Francisco and Mumbai.
Before joining McKinsey, Michael was an English-Speaking Union Capitol Hill Scholar and worked as an aide to a US Congressman in Washington, DC and to a Canadian Member of Parliament in Ottawa. As a member of the British National Debating Team in 2001, he conducted a 24-state debating tour of US universities in the aftermath of 9/11.
Michael read Philosophy, Politics & Economics at Balliol College, Oxford and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.