Financial services

Team

Philippe A. De Backer
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Managing Partner

Philippe, currently based in Dubai, is a Managing Partner leading Arthur D. Little’s global Financial Services Practice. He is a core member of the “Strategy & Organization” Practice.  Philippe…

Samih Coskun Baban
Istanbul, Turkey
Managing Partner

Coşkun is the Managing Partner of Arthur D. Little’s Istanbul Office. He has 20 years of consulting experience, focusing on corporate strategy development, business planning and turnaround projects…

Thomas Kuruvilla
Dubai, Middle East
Managing Partner

Thomas is Managing Partner of Arthur D. Little Middle East and a member of the Board of Directors. He serves telecom operators, ministries and other public organizations, and family conglomerates.…

Andreas Buelow
Dubai, Middle East
Partner

Andreas is a Partner in our Middle East team, based in our Bahrain office. He is a member of the Middle East Partner Group and the Financial Services Practice and has a strong focus on insurance. He…

Florian Forst
Munich, Germany
Partner

Florian is a Partner based in our Munich office. He is a member of the global Financial Services Core Management Team and Head of Financial Services Central Europe. Florian is a topic expert in…

José González
Madrid, Spain
Partner

José combines executive experience in the insurance and services industries with strategy and technology consulting experience. He focuses on advising on strategic decisions and leading the…

Juan José González
Madrid, Spain
Partner

Juan is a Partner based in our Madrid office. He advises clients on business transformation, new ventures launch and reorganization to leverage the opportunities provided by technology.   In the…

Saeyong Lee
Seoul, South Korea
Partner

Saeyong is a Partner at Arthur D. Little in our Seoul office. Saeyong has worked in management consultancy for the past 20 years in Korea. Having worked for Bain & Company, BCG, AIA, and most…

Utku Öz
Istanbul, Turkey
Partner

Utku is a Partner based in our Istanbul office. He is the leader of the “Digital and Analytics” Practice in Eastern Europe and the Middle East, helping clients create value with data, innovative…

Jesús Portal
Madrid, Spain
Partner

Jesús is Partner at Arthur D. Little’s Madrid office and is responsible for the TIME (Telecom, IT, Media and Electronics) practice in Spain.  He is also leader of our Global Cloud Competence Center,…

Raffaela Ritter
Vienna, Austria
Partner

Raffaela is a Partner in our Vienna Office and Head of ADL’s Financial Services Practice for DACH & EE.  Raffaela has 13+ years of top management consulting experience, including seven years as a…

Marius Romanescu
Frankfurt, Germany
Partner

Marius is based in the Frankfurt office in Germany. He is a core member of the Operations Management practice. With more than 13 years of strategic consulting experience at ADL, Marius works across…

Lars Thurmann-Moe
Oslo, Norway
Partner

Lars is Partner in Arthur D. Little's Oslo office and lead the Strategy & Organization practice. He also serves as the Nordic Head of Energy & Utilities leading a team of specialists…

Mitsuhiro Henry Umebayashi
Singapore, South East Asia
Partner

Henry is a Partner at Arthur D. Little based in Singapore. He has more than 10 years of experience working for consulting company focused on business transformation. He is currently the core member…

Arjun Vir Singh
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Partner

Arjun is a Partner, Head of Financial Services in the Middle East focused on serving the needs of Banking, Insurance, Investment Management, and Fintech clients. He is also a Board Member of the…

Sashikant Mohanty
Delhi, India
Associate Director

Sashi has over 24 years of solid consulting experience in diverse environments, predominantly across Energy Utilities, Healthcare and Life Sciences, and Financial Services industries. He has been…

Marie-Catherine Patry Winckler
Paris, France
Associate Director

Marie-Catherine is based in Paris and is a core member of the Technology & Innovation Management practice, where she plays a leading role in developing the company’s local client base. She has…

Salman Ali
Madrid, Spain
Principal

Salman is a Principal at the Madrid Office and a member of the Technology and Innovation Management practice.  Since joining Arthur D. Little in 1996, Salman has worked on strategic operations, M…

Rocío Castedo
Madrid, Spain
Principal

Rocío is a Principal at Arthur D. Little based in our Madrid office and is a member of our global Financial Services and TIM practices. Rocío started her career carrying out digital projects in the…

Dario Garante
Milan, Italy
Principal

Dario is a Principal at Arthur D. Little, based in the Milan office, and a member of the “Strategy & Organization” and “Operations and Information Management” Practices. His main areas of…

Samir Imran
Dubai, Middle East
Principal

Samir Imran, a Principal based in our Dubai office, has over 15 years of experience working with clients in healthcare, telecommunications, financial services and the public sector across a broad…

Fabio Matera
Rome, Italy
Principal

Fabio is a Principal at Arthur D. Little, based in the Rome office. With more than 20 years of consulting experience, Fabio specializes in Asset Management, Real Estate and Banking, primarily…

Hariprasad Pichai
Boston, USA
Principal

Hari is a Principal at Arthur D. Little based in Boston. Hari helps clients achieve commercial success in the marketplace and transform themselves for the future. Examples of his work include:…

Zayd Raoof
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Principal

Zayd is a Principal based in our Dubai office with over 13 years of strategy and consulting experience working with clients in financial services and the public sector. He has advised on several…

Emanuele Salvador
Milan, Italy
Principal

Emanuele is a Principal in Arthur D. Little Milan Office. He has 6 years of management consulting experience, serving clients, among others, in Oil&Gas, chemical and petrochemical industries.…

Hana Schwarz
Prague, Czech Republic
Principal

Hana is a Principal of Arthur D. Little’s Prague Office. She is a member of the Organization & Transformation practice in CEE, focusing on transformation, restructuring/ reorganization, M&A,…

Georg von Pfoestl
Vienna, Austria
Principal

Georg is a Principal based in our Vienna office. His focus is on developing a financial services practice for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland (DACH) and Eastern Europe, alongside the head of the…