Torsten Kurth is a core member of Boston Consulting Group’s Health Care practice, where he focuses on life science. He also leads BCG's agriculture work in Europe.

Since joining BCG in 2000, Torsten has worked extensively with clients in the agriculture, chemicals, and health care industries.

In his work with life science clients, Torsten has supported several large-scale transformations and postmerger integrations, and he has also developed numerous growth and M&A strategies. In addition, he has helped clients improve and leverage their innovation and technology capabilities—such as by setting up life science technology collaborations and joint ventures. Torsten has particularly deep expertise in commercial excellence in life science.

Before joining BCG, Torsten worked at the BASF main laboratory, a foundational research organization focusing on pharma, fine chemicals, and agricultural research.


  • Co-leads BCG's global work in agribusiness
  • Crop protection, seeds, and fertilizer
  • Digital farming
  • Chemicals
  • Biopharma and medical technology
  • Commercial excellence
  • Growth strategy


  • PhD, biochemistry, Brandeis University
  • Economics degree, Fernuniversität Hagen
Grande expertise, solide expérience