Jacopo Brunelli is a core member of Boston Consulting Group’s Operations practice. He is a recognized operations expert with particular expertise in industrial goods. Under his leadership as Operations regional practice area leader from 2019 to 2021, the firm’s business in the Central Europe and Middle East region grew by 30%. Since joining BCG in 2012, Jacopo has driven performance improvement in manufacturing, supply chain, and engineering in many industries around the world, including automotive, rail, aerospace, shipbuilding, and machinery and equipment.

Jacopo is also the East Mediterranean and Caspian region functional practice areas and alternative business models Chair for the firm. In 2023, he was appointed global leader for the End-to-End Operations & Cost Excellence business line.


  • Doctor of engineering, Politecnico di Milano
  • Mechanical engineering degree, Technical University of Braunschweig