Pursuing a career in consulting: opportunities, paths, and challenges

GRASP London and McKinsey & Company have teamed up for an evening talk aimed at Romanian professionals who are interested in pursuing a career in consulting.

Our guest speaker for the evening is Bogdan Dimitriu, Engagement Manager at McKinsey. He will share insights into his experience of working in consulting, the types of problems he solves and the skills needed to thrive in a consulting career. Bogdan’s journey with McKinsey started in 2017, when he decided to return to Romania from the US and switch paths from chemical engineering to consulting. 

The event will take place on Wednesday 4th May at the Cittie of Yorke, 22 High Holborn, London WC1V 6BN, London. Arrival time will be 6:15PM with a 6:30PM start. The event ends at 7:30PM. 

Have you ever wondered what a typical day working for McKinsey is like? Do you want to know the different career opportunities, paths, and challenges that people who work at McKinsey face? 

Be sure to attend as you might just walk away with an exciting new career plan and a new set of friends.



About Bogdan Dimitriu: 

Bogdan is currently an Engagement Manager with the McKinsey office in Bucharest, Romania. His McKinsey journey started in 2017, when he decided to return to Romania from the US and switch paths from Chemical Engineering to Consulting. In the 4.5 years he’s been in the Firm, Bogdan formed a passion for helping clients — especially banking and telecommunications — launch digital products in the market. 

About McKinsey & Company

McKinsey is a global consulting firm with ~35,000 colleagues, in 130+ offices in 65+ countries. Our purpose is to help create positive, enduring change in the world. Our mission is to help clients make distinctive, lasting, and substantial improvements in their performance and build a great firm that attracts, develops, excites, and retains exceptional people

The Romanian office of McKinsey & Company was founded in 2007. Despite its relatively short history, it has already made a valuable contribution to the Romanian economy and society in general, supporting major companies in the financial, telecommunications, energy, oil and gas, and consumer industries.

Our diverse team of consultants is involved in projects both in Romania and beyond, often drawing on their international experience when advising local players. They work side-by-side with clients to transform their organizations, embed technology in their operations, and build lasting capabilities – making them fit for the future.

The McKinsey & Company Bucharest office is also closely involved in the production of reports on Romania and Central and Eastern Europe, which often attract significant media attention. Major recent publications have covered areas such as the agility of Romanian companies, the banking system, and digital services during the state of emergency.