Alex Salemi is a Principal at ghSMART. He advises corporate clients and investors on critical leadership challenges, including leadership assessment, team effectiveness, and organizational strategy and change.
Prior to ghSMART, Alex was a Senior Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company. Throughout 6 years at the firm, he advised global Fortune 500 companies in the financial services and healthcare sectors. As a leader in the Healthcare Practice, Alex served health insurance and healthcare technology companies on a variety of topics, ranging from operating model transformation to artificial intelligence capability building. Beyond his client work, Alex was also designated as New York Community Engagement Leader, where he co-led initiatives promoting connectivity, inclusiveness and mental health for ~2,000 of his colleagues. He also had an active role in supporting recruiting functions, including candidate assessment, training, and coaching, in addition to conducting Firm Learning programs.
Alex has an MBA from Harvard Business School and graduated magna cum laude with a master’s degree in Chemical Science and Engineering from Chimie ParisTech. He lives in New York City with his family.