Rob McNish is the Managing Director – Energy & Process Industries Practice, AlixPartners. As a Managing Director, Rob brings a broad set of capabilities in the energy sector and deep expertise in the engineered-equipment industry. He also has experience in corporate finance, enterprise risk-management consulting and as a business entrepreneur. He joined AlixPartners from A.T. Kearney Inc. in New York, where since 2016 he served in that firm’s industrial, transportation, automotive, and aerospace practice as well as its M&A, private-equity, and merger-integration practice.
Before that, in 2014, he co-founded American Heritage Motorcycles LLC, a network of powersports dealerships in the American Midwest, and served as that company’s CEO for two years. From 1994 to 2014, he worked at McKinsey & Company Inc. in Washington, DC, most recently as a senior partner. While there, he specialized in industrial and energy companies, corporate finance, and enterprise risk management. Prior to that, he held financial positions at Petro-Canada Inc. (now part of Suncor Energy Inc.), Burns Fry Ltd., and Waterous Securities Inc.
Rob holds an MBA in analytic finance from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago, and a bachelor’s degree in finance from the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary in Canada.