Achim Berg

Achim Berg is Partner at McKinsey & Company and leader of the consultancy’s Apparel, Fashion & Luxury Group. The apparel industry is Achim Berg’s area of special expertise. Over the past 15 years, Mr. Berg has advised numerous leading retailers, wholesalers, and producers worldwide on issues in operations, strategy, and marketing. As a result, he has deep insights into apparel markets, industry trends, and sourcing strategies. His experience ranges from conducting change programs and multiple due diligence engagements to optimizing assortment management processes. Strongly interested in helping to gather insights into the future of the apparel industry, Achim initiated the 2011, 2013 and 2015 McKinsey Apparel Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) surveys and is the author of the resulting reports.