At BCG, we can't think of our ourselves as having impact on an organization. It's about the people. To change a client organization, you must have an impact on individuals. They will be the army that drives transformational change.

Matt Aaronson
Global Sector Leader- Aerospace & Defense

Matt Aaronson leads BCG’s Aerospace and Defense practice globally and is also involved with our Industrial Goods and Operations practices. He leads the firm’s Career Development Committee in the Chicago office.

Since joining BCG in 2004, Matt has worked with clients on a range of strategic projects across the capital equipment and engineered products sectors. He now works predominantly with OEMs and suppliers in the aerospace and defense sector, and he specializes in driving large-scale transformational change programs.

Prior to joining BCG, Matt worked at Monitor Group.


  • MBA, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
  • BCom, first-class honors, Queen’s University
  • BA, first-class honors, geography, Queen’s University


  • Fellow, Leadership Greater Chicago
  • Board Member, Erie Family Health Center