McKinsey's Next Head Is...

...About to be picked. The successor to Rajat Gupta will be either of two Brits who would swing the firm away from Gupta's direction

The election of a new managing partner at the world's most prestigious consulting firm, McKinsey & Co., has been compared to the election of a new Pope in the Vatican. It's a lengthy, complicated, and secretive process that discourages overt campaigning but includes a fair amount of behind-the-scenes wrangling. The latest election at McKinsey for the successor to Rajat Gupta, who has served as managing partner since 1994, is no different.

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