Jonathan Usuka, MBA, PhD


Jonathan Usuka, Ph.D., M.B.A. is a Senior Expert in McKinsey & Company’s Pharmaceutical and Medical Products practice. He leads McKinsey CARE (the Center for Analytics and Real-World Evidence), applying advanced analytics to pharmaceutical discovery and development, helping the world’s most innovative biopharmaceutical companies to address patients’ unmet medical needs.

Prior to McKinsey, Dr. Usuka led R&D Informatics at Celgene, contributing to adaptive clinical studies and genetic biomarkers in oncology and immunology resulting in major label expansions and new therapeutic approvals.  Prior to Celgene, he was the head of Genome Informatics at Roche Pharmaceuticals, leading pioneering bioinformatics applications in research and early development. 

Dr. Usuka earned a PhD in Chemistry and was an NIH fellow in Genomics at Stanford University’s School of Medicine. He holds an M.B.A. in Healthcare Strategy and Finance from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and an A.B. from Princeton University.