Kurt Baes is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium and a Partner at Arthur D. Little (ADL), based in Brussels, Belgium, with over 20 years’ strategy consulting experience. Mr. Baes is the local leader of various ADL industry (Oil & Gas, Utilities & Alternative Energy, Automotive, Industrial Goods & Services) and functional (Operations Management) practices and heads ADL’s Global Competence Center for Energy Transmission. He focuses on growth, innovation, and operations strategy across a broad range of sectors, including energy, automotive, industrial goods, food and beverage, electronics, chemicals, and transport. Mr. Baes holds an MBA from Cornell University and a master of science degree in applied economics from KU Leuven, Belgium. He can be reached at email@example.com.