Michael Brigl is the System Leader of Central Europe (CE), covering Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary, and is a global topic expert in corporate venture capital. He is also a member of the firm’s Industrial Goods and Corporate Finance & Strategy practices.

Since joining BCG in 2005, Michael has led efforts in private-equity strategic due diligence for medtech, industrial goods, and consumer goods companies. He has also worked with clients on numerous private-equity portfolio projects, helping develop programs for sales force effectiveness, go-to-market strategy, and cost reduction.

Michael has conducted market and target assessments for companies in the health care, consumer, industrial goods, and energy sectors, and he is a co-author of BCG’s Private-Equity Report series.

Before BCG, Michael worked at PwC Consulting in London, focusing on cost-reduction and performance-management projects.


  • MBA, IESE Business School and China Europe International Business School
  • Business degree, University of Regensburg
  • Finance degree, University of Manchester
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