François Jurd de Girancourt is a partner at McKinsey & Company in Casablanca and leads the firm’s Financial Institutions Group for Africa. Working with banks, fintechs, and regulators in Morocco, Egypt, South Africa, and Nigeria, he has successfully led a variety of projects including growth strategies and large scale transformations. Francois is passionate about technology, mobile finance, fintech, and injecting agility into organisations. Prior to joining McKinsey, he worked with Citigroup in Investment Banking. He holds a M.Sc. in Finance from l’Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) in France and an MBA from Wharton.