K.B. Clausen is an advisor to executives in the retail and consumer industries for Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business. Based in Cleveland, he is a principal with PwC US.
K.B. specializes in operations strategy and large-scale Fit for Growth* transformation programs. He leads cross-functional programs that seek to fundamentally transform our clients’ cost structures, align costs with market strategy, and build differentiating capabilities needed to drive profitable growth. In addition to the Fit for Growth platform, K.B. has deep expertise in strategic sourcing and supply management.
Some of his recent client assignments include:
In addition to his client work, K.B. is a respected thought leader and has co-authored several viewpoints including, Winning with complexity: Operations capabilities that drive profitable growth and Supply management’s next evolution: Maximizing value to remain relevant in a changing world.
A Strategy& alum, K.B. re-joined the firm in 2013 after holding positions as the CEO of Bath Simple, LLC and as a head of global partnership strategy with Google.
K.B. holds a master’s degree in law from the University of Copenhagen and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business where he graduated with distinction as an Arjay Miller Scholar.