Dr. Ruth Heuss

Partnerin bei McKinsey & Company, Berlin

Ruth Heuss joined McKinsey & Company in 2001 and is currently Principal in the Firm’s Berlin Office. She is working with clients in the High Tech and the Automotive & Assembly sector. She mainly works on improving her clients operations – e.g. in product development and purchasing. She has three children and works part-time. Mrs. Heuss has closely observed the development of Teach First Deutschland in the last years and has lead a pro-bono-project for them in 2013. Prior to her work at McKinsey Mrs. Heuss studied mechanical engineering with a focus on energy/electricity production in Aachen and Zürich. After her studies she joined the Institute of reactor technology and safety of the RWTH Aachen as research assistant for three years. Her PhD-Thesis was on nuclear meltdown-scenarios and potential mitigation actions.