Umbrex is pleased to welcome . Shankar Ananth currently works as an independent consultant based out of London, focused on strategic projects. Shankar previously worked at Bain & Co, based out of Brussels as a consultant as well as at McKinsey & Co, based out of India and Jakarta – in total around 6 years of consulting experience. Shankar also briefly worked as a strategy manager with Upfield, the largest vegan foods company in the world.
Shankar has worked in different industries including consumer products, energy, technology, engineering/manufacturing and mining. Apart from traditional growth strategy and portfolio strategy projects, Shankar has also worked in PMI, digitalization, org. transformation, operational improvement, cost reduction, due diligence and value chain based projects. Shankar, during his time at McKinsey, also specialized in product strategy so is really interested in new product ideas or digital levers to traditional problems.