Mai-Britt Poulsen is the managing partner for Boston Consulting Group in the UK, Ireland, the Netherlands, and Belgium. She was previously the firm’s global chief of staff and a member of the firm’s Executive and Operating Committees.

Prior to this, Mai-Britt was the managing partner for BCG in Denmark and is a core member and client service partner of the Consumer and Transformation practices.

She specializes in retail and consumer goods and has significant experience in large-scale transformation and performance improvement programs; corporate strategy and M&A; go-to-market strategies; and topics such as leadership, change management, and enablement.

Mai-Britt is also passionate about diversity and inclusion and is actively involved in the firm’s partnership with UN Women.

Before joining BCG, Mai-Britt worked with Nordea Corporate Finance.


  • MSc, finance and accounting, Copenhagen Business School
  • MSc, finance, Stockholm School of Economics
  • BS, international business, Copenhagen Business School
  • BS, finance, New York University Stern School of Business


  • Ernst & Young Scholarship, best master’s thesis of the year, Copenhagen Business School
  • BCG Scholarship for study abroad as a part of master’s thesis