Tim Koller
Partner, McKinsey & Company

Tim Koller is a Partner in McKinsey’s Stamford Office where he is a leader and founding member of  the Strategy and Corporate Finance practice.  In his 32 years of consulting, Mr. Koller has served clients globally on value creation, corporate strategy, capital markets issues, and M&A transactions.

He is the lead author of the book, Valuation: Measuring and Managing the Value of Companies.  Valuation, now in its 6th edition, has sold more than 800,000 copies.  It is used as a textbook at top business schools, including Wharton, the University of Chicago, MIT, INSEAD, Tuck and Northwestern.  He is also the lead author of Value: The Four Cornerstones of Corporate Finance.  Value aims to help senior executives, board members and non-financial executives understand the linkages between strategic decisions and value creation and to have the courage to focus on true value creation rather than the latest fads and misconceptions.

Mr. Koller leads a group of expert consultants and leads much of McKinsey’s corporate finance research.  He has written more than 100 articles on a range of finance topics, including articles for the Harvard Business Review and the Strategic Management Review.  He also collaborates regularly on research with the McKinsey Global Institute.