Senior Partner & Managing Director
Marc Gilbert is a core member of the Industrial and Consumer practices at The Boston Consulting Group. He is a member of BCG’s Operations practice and he leads the firm’s Montreal office. He also spends time advancing artificial intelligence (AI) in Canada.
Marc is a core member of BCG’s Centre for Canada’s Future. In that role, he helps Canada advance by providing insight and expertise on the country’s most important issues. The centre also aims to convene leaders from the business, government, and nonprofit sectors to work together to achieve impact.
Since joining the firm in 1997, Marc has driven and implemented large transformations and global change efforts across all major sectors in North America and Europe. Marc’s project work includes large-scale change, growth, organizational redesign, operational effectiveness, competitive benchmarking, and postmerger integration. The topics he covers include growth, delayering, operating models, sourcing, lean, supply chain management, network optimization, and overhead reduction.
Prior to joining BCG, Marc worked at Merck & Co. in its manufacturing division, in process and new product engineering, and in new plan design. He also worked for Merck’s specialty chemicals division.