Jacques Bughin

Senior Partner, Brussels, Belgium

Jacques Bughin is a senior partner at McKinsey and a director of the McKinsey Global Institute, McKinsey’s business and economics research arm, and one of its three global co-leaders. He is also a leader in McKinsey’s Media and Entertainment, Corporate Finance, and Strategy Practices and co-leads the Digital Economy Initiative, a recently launched McKinsey knowledge program.

Publications

Digital globalization: The new era of global flows

The world is more connected than ever, but the nature of its connections has changed in a fundamental way.

Clouds, big data, and smart assets

Senior executives need to strategically prepare their organizations for the swift changes that advancing technologies bring

How companies are benefiting from Web 2.0

The heaviest users of Web 2.0 applications are also enjoying benefits that often have a measurable effect on the business

The next step in open innovation

The creation of knowledge, products and services by online communities of companies and consumers is still in its earliest stages. What's next?

Jobs lost, jobs gained

Automation and related technologies will transform the workforce. But the details matter, and those may differ in fundamental ways from what people expect—and fear.