NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Delta, a business unit of Oliver Wyman, is pleased to announce that Doug MacKenzie and Julian McCarthy, both experts in CEO effectiveness and organizational transformation, will be joining the firm as partners.
Doug MacKenzie will join Delta’s San Francisco office from The Clearlake Group, where he was a founding partner. With nearly 25 years of expertise as a consultant and senior advisor, his work has focused on process and organization design; executive, talent, and team development; and marketing, business, and organization strategy. Previously, Mr. MacKenzie was a senior partner at Monitor Group, where he established a Human Asset advisory unit and led the firm's West Coast Organization and Strategy practice. Prior to that, he was SVP and Global Head of Human Resource Development and Quality at American Express, where he led the implementation of management, leadership, and organizational development as well as succession planning, diversity, staffing, and quality.
Julian McCarthy will join Delta’s New York office from Heidrick & Struggles, where as a partner in that firm's leadership consulting practice he conducted strategic assessment of clients' leadership requirements and helped clients elevate their leadership and governance effectiveness. Previously, he was a senior advisor with Cerberus Operations and Advisory Company (COAC), where he was a member of the senior leadership team and established its post-acquisition transition and strategy practice. Mr. McCarthy was also with McKinsey & Company for 17 years, where as director and senior partner his leadership roles included co-founding and co-leading the global operations strategy and effectiveness practice and its lean manufacturing practice.
"Delta’s work requires us to develop and hire partners who can operate as highly effective and trusted advisors to CEOs, senior executives, and boards,” notes Dan Plunkett, Delta's market leader for North America and head of its global CEO Effectiveness practice. "We're delighted that both Julian and Doug bring this advisory experience and a deep understanding of the complex growth, organizational, and performance issues faced by our clients."
Delta, a business unit of Oliver Wyman, works with CEOs, boards, executive teams, and other senior leaders to design and implement large-scale change that has transformational impact across the enterprise. Delta's highly experienced consultants help leaders increase their individual effectiveness, teams improve their collective performance, and organizations achieve their strategic objectives. For more information, visit www.oliverwyman.com/delta.
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