David Ware is an Associate Partner in McKinsey’s Washington DC office, where he focuses on Cybersecurity and Digital Strategy topics. David spends most of his time serving the defense and national security community, but has also done cyber work across financial services and healthcare / PMP. David leads client development on cyber topics for public sector and healthcare / PMP, and for select topics within financial services.
Among his recent studies, those that stand out are: development of cyber performance management strategy for a large US financial institution, development of a robust set of cyber metrics and performance management methodology for a US Government agency, design of Cloud security strategy for a US credit card company, Cyber talent development, recruiting, and retention strategy for a regional economic development institution and Digital strategy development (including cybersecurity) for a Latin America-focused development bank
David holds a B.S. in Mathematics and a B.S.B.A in Management Information Systems from the University of Arizona.