Iacob Koch-Weser joined Boston Consulting Group in March 2019. He is a knowledge expert in the Global Advantage practice. Iacob is an expert resource for BCG consulting and client teams in the area of geopolitics and trade impact. He also supports the growth of BCG's commercial footprint and intellectual property. 

Since joining BCG, Iacob has worked on a variety of cases with public sector clients covering export promotion, trade policy capability building, local content, and industrial policy. He has also worked with North American industrial goods clients (autos, metals, rubbers, fertilizers) to mitigate the impact of tariffs, and developed new IP with telecom and retail clients on US-China trade dynamics. He is an expert on perspectives on the US-China trade dispute. 

Prior to BCG, Iacob worked at the Office of the US Trade Representative and the US-China Economic and Security Review Commission.


  • MA, regional studies East Asia, Harvard University
  • BA, University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies
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