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Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois
Master of Business Administration, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management
Manny Picciola is a Managing Director and Partner in L.E.K. Consulting's Chicago office. He has more than 16 years of experience managing and directing client engagements that include corporate and business unit strategy, channel management, consumer segmentation, corporate turnaround, and merger and acquisition transaction support. Although he has worked across multiple industries, Manny is primarily focused on the MedTech, Consumer Products, and Media, Entertainment & Technology practices and is a member of L.E.K.'s Americas Regional Management Committee.
Prior to joining L.E.K., Manny was a Senior Vice President at Thomson NETg. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he was awarded a Siebel Scholarship. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois. Manny is an instructor at MergerWeek at the Kellogg Graduate School's executive education center, the premier executive program focused on acquisition best practices.