Axel Baur is a senior partner in our Hong Kong office, having served previously in Germany and in the Middle East. He is the leader of McKinsey’s Pharmaceutical & Medical Products Practice in Asia and also leads our healthcare work in Japan. Axel advises top management in pharmaceutical and medical product companies along their entire value chain. He has also served the broader healthcare industry, focusing on public and private health insurance as well as hospital operations. Axel is an expert in innovative care delivery models and is heavily involved in developing McKinsey’s thinking on how healthcare systems can tackle future challenges.