Agustín Costa

Managing Director and Partner Oficina Santiago, Boston Consulting Group

I am a Managing Director and Partner at the Santiago office of The Boston Consulting Group. I currently lead our firm’s Industrial Goods Practice Area for Spanish South America (Chile, Argentina, Perú, Colombia) with focus on Materials and Process Industries (Mining & Metals, Forestry, Pulp & Paper, Cement, Chemicals).

I am also the Operations (Supply/Procurement, Operational Excellence, Lean and Large Project Management) Practice Area Leader for BCG in Spanish South America and have extensive experience in digital in operations (Machine Learning industrial applications and predictive analytics).

Since joining BCG in 2005, I have worked in Chile, Argentina, Perú, Colombia, Brazil, Canada and United Kingdom, leading operational transformations and strategic engagements for top International and Latin American companies.

Prior to BCG, I have worked as a Strategy Specialist at British Telecom, Commercial Logistics Analyst at Ternium Siderar and as Maintenance Planner at Du Pont.

I hold an Industrial Engineer degree from ITBA (Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires), have a technical degree in Electronics & Telecommunications and received an MBA degree with distinction (honors) from Harvard Business School.