Acha Leke

Chairman Africa, McKinsey & Company



Acha is the Chairman of McKinsey & Company’s Africa practice and a member of McKinsey’s Shareholder Council. In this role he supports clients across the public, social, and private sectors. His work includes investment and growth strategies, business building, turnarounds, and economic development across Sub Saharan Africa. He is a Co-Founder of the African Leadership Network, a network of next-generation African leaders who aspire to bring prosperity to the continent. In 2008, he was selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, as Africa’s Young Investment Professional of the year at the Ai Investment Awards, and as one of the top 100 movers and shakers in Africa by Les Afriques, one of Africa’s leading financial journals.