Richard Verity is a partner at McKinsey. He has 25 years of experience in the oil and gas, and chemical industries. Richard helps executives transform company performance by addressing broad strategic
questions and overarching organizational challenges. He also provides more focused operational guidance, and has led efforts to improve marketing and sales and supply chain. Examples of Richard’s consulting work include the restructuring of one the Middle East’s largest chemicals companies, oversight of the merger between two global gas businesses and an inventory reduction program for an International Oil company that generated 3bn USD in cash. Richard has published extensively covering topics such as strategic planning, systems thinking in supply chains, needs-based segmentation and order-to-cash cycles. Previously, Richard served as the vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, and worked as a supply chain manager for Shell Chemicals.