Raphaël Desi is a core member of The Boston Consulting Group’s Operations, Energy and Industrial Goods practices. He is one of the leading members of the firm’s Operations Center in Western Europe and South America.

Since joining BCG in 2004, Raphaël has supported leading companies in several sectors, including oil and gas, projects businesses, automotive, and consumer goods. He’s collaborated with them on operational excellence programs and performance-improvement projects.

Over the course of his career, Raphaël has particularly focused on accelerating procurement savings. He also has acquired significant experience in supply chain optimization and lean manufacturing programs.

Prior to joining BCG, Raphaël worked for Renault on the Logan project; he was responsible for managing the information systems needed in France, Romania, and Russia to support a new vehicle launch.


  • Industrial goods
  • Energy networks and infrastructure
  • Nuclear power
  • Large-capital project management
  • Supply chain
  • Lean and manufacturing


  • Engineering degree, aeronautics and space, Institut Supérieur de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace
  • Engineering degree, Ecole Polytechnique
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience