On 27 April 2017, US-based business consultancy McKinsey announced to create some 490 jobs within 2017 in Germany. The company wants to create 340 new positions for consultants and 150 for non-consultants. The company has been successful in the last few years and foresees great business potential regarding digitalisation of the German industry.
The new jobs will be created at all sites in Germany, i.e.in Berlin, Cologne, Munich, Stuttgart, Frankfurt, Dusseldorf and Hamburg. McKinsey currently employs around 1,400 members of staff in Germany.