Elizabeth ‘Liz’ C. Lempres D’83 Th’84

Elizabeth Lempres Director, McKinsey & Company, Boston, MA

Board Member: Elected 2012

A.B. Dartmouth College
B.E. Thayer School of Engineering
M.B.A. Harvard Business School

Liz Lempres is a Director in McKinsey’s Boston office and the Global Leader of McKinsey’s Consumer Sector, responsible for CPG and retail clients. She is a member of the firm's Shareholder Council (McKinsey's senior governance body and Board of Directors), she chairs McKinsey’s Principal Review Committee, she is responsible for partner performance evaluation, and she is a former Managing Partner of McKinsey’s Boston office.

Liz joined McKinsey in Chicago in 1989 and re-located to Boston in 1997. Her primary consulting focus is on serving leading consumer companies on a broad range of strategic and operational issues as well as working with private investors across industries.

Beyond McKinsey, Liz is actively involved in non-profit and educational causes. She is a trustee of Catholic Charities of New England, the Boston Cristo Rey School, and the Winsor School. She is also a member of the Visiting Committee of the Board of Overseers at Harvard Business School and of the Board of Overseers of Thayer School.

Liz graduated from Dartmouth College, cum laude, with a bachelors degree in engineering and from the Harvard Business School where she received an MBA with Highest Distinction and was designated a Baker Scholar. Liz is married to Marty Lempres with whom she has three children, Grace '11, Danny, and Katherine.