Principal, Boston Consulting Group
Jenna Anderson specializes in advising global industrial goods corporations on strategic issues and in developing cutting-edge marketing, sales, and pricing solutions. In 2019, she actively worked on turning around global automotive companies and industrial distributors across Asia, North America, and Europe. Prior to joining BCG, Anderson worked in finance at a boutique mergers and acquisitions firm, in Chicago Public Schools, and in exhibit design at the Chicago Children's Museum.
Anderson has dual degrees from the University of Chicago, graduating with an MBA in 2014 and an AB in Anthropology with dual honors in 2007. She was the recipient of the Young Alumni Award in 2014 and was the youngest member ever elected to the university's alumni board. Anderson has worked to expand education access through the Odyssey Scholarship and Metcalf Fellow programs, creating opportunities for low-income and first-generation students to study abroad and to pursue internships at companies and social sector organizations across the globe.