Episode 370: Divya Agarwal on Transformation Projects

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March 5, 2021


Divya Agarwal recently left McKinsey to become an independent consultant. At McKinsey Divya was an Associate Partner in Organization and Transformation.

“Transformation” is a bit of a buzzword that can be hard to pin down. In today’s discussion, Divya explains what McKinsey means by the term, the types of transformation projects, and how to set up a successful transformation office.


Key points include:

  • 01:52: What McKinsey thinks of the term ‘transformation”
  • 03:54: Most common types of transformation
  • 08:14: Sanitized case examples of transformation projects
  • 13:37: How to driving a broader transformation
  • 19:01: Consolidating the learnings from focus group sessions
  • 23:50: Capturing and using insights

Divya can be contacted on LinkedIn.