Bernhard was appointed Managing Director of Risk Dynamics in March 2017. He was at McKinsey for 10 years and was a Partner in McKinsey’s global Risk Management Practice. His clients include many major banks and corporate institutions in Europe. He has led numerous client engagements, 50 focused on capital, balance sheet management and modelling. He was instrumental in the development of Balance Sheet Optimizer and the rating advisory service line.
Prior to joining McKinsey, Bernhard was an assistant professor in statistics at the University of Cologne, and published several articles in scientific journals. He studied Business Administration and wrote a PhD thesis on statistics.