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Basel Kayyali

Senior Partner

Basel Kayyali is a Director and leader of McKinsey’s technology practice within the payor subsector in the Americas. He has worked primarily at the intersection of operations, technology and healthcare serving players across the healthcare value chain on various topics, including large operations and technology transformations.  

Prior to McKinsey, Mr. Kayyali worked three and a half years as a marketing strategist and processor architect for Intel Corporation.  

Mr. Kayyali has a B.S. in electrical engineering from The Pennsylvania State University where he graduated as a Schreyer Scholar (Honors Program) and an M.B.A. in general management from The Wharton School, where he graduated as a Palmer Scholar (top 5% - highest distinction).  

Recent publications include “Spurring the market for high-tech home health care” (McKinsey Quarterly, September 2011) and “The big data revolution in health care” (McKinsey Quarterly, April 2013).