Alexander Koch leads The Boston Consulting Group’s Perth office and co-leads BCG's cross-sector large-CAPEX-project management business.

Since joining BCG in 2000, Alex has led and executed numerous projects in metals and mining. He has particularly deep expertise in iron ore, metallurgic coal, thermal coal, aluminium, nickel, manganese, potash, and steel.

Alex has worked with clients across many industries on operations, manufacturing, procurement, supply-chain management, large capital projects, and commercial excellence programs, including operational transformations, process redesign or reorganization, and production systems. He also has broad public-sector experience in Southeast Asia, including infrastructure planning and long-term-economic-scenario modeling.

Alex previously worked as a researcher for the Riken Institute for Chemistry and Physics in Tokyo.


  • PhD, physics, University of Cambridge
  • Master of philosophy of physics, University of Cambridge
  • Master of physics, RWTH Aachen University