Whitney Hughes-Plummer is an expert on a range of topics in metals and mining, and oil and gas at Boston Consulting Group. Whitney has a particular focus on digital transformation in energy, mining, and industrial goods, helping clients deliver value and build capabilities through digital technologies. She has worked with clients across North America and in Western Canada on topics including large-scale digital transformations, development and implementation of data science and machine learning solutions, and coaching on agile and new ways of working.

Whitney is currently serving as recruiting director and the digital lead for Calgary, as well as the lead for Women@BCG in the office. Before she came to work at the firm in 2012, Whitney worked as a digital media planner and strategist.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Digital in energy and mining
  • Digital transformation
  • Agile coaching and implementation
  • Advanced analytics and machine learning in energy and mining
  • Large capital project management
  • Upstream oil and gas
  • Mining operations

EDUCATION

  • MBA, University of Michigan, Ross School of Business
  • BA, economics, Cornell University
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience