Daniel Werfel is the global leader of Boston Consulting Group’s Public Sector practice. Previously, he was the leader of BCG’s Public Sector practice in North America.

Danny joined BCG in 2014, and focuses on all aspects of organizational change, including human capital, risk management, IT modernization, and business process improvements. As part of BCG’s public-sector team, Danny works with government agencies worldwide on finances, service delivery, transformation plans, and risk-assessment initiatives. 

Before joining BCG, Danny worked at the US Internal Revenue Service. He was personally selected by President Barack Obama and Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew to serve as acting commissioner in the wake of the agency’s organizational crisis. Before that appointment, Danny worked for the US Office of Management and Budget, first as deputy controller and then as federal controller.


  • JD, University of North Carolina
  • MPP, Duke University
  • BS, Cornell University
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