About Yair

Yair serves healthcare and private-equity clients on a breadth of issues with a focus on investment decisions in healthcare, including buy side, sell side, and growth.

Prior to joining McKinsey, Yair led a career as a practicing obstetrician and gynecologist. He was also the CEO of Tactile World, a firm manufacturing and selling assistive technology for blind people, which was reviewed in the Economist. His academic work is published in leading peer-reviewed journals, such as the New England Journal of Medicine.

Examples of Yair’s recent client experience include the following:

  • leading buy-side due diligence for a EU-based imaging manufacturer
  • leading buy-side due diligence for several EU-based global medical-device companies
  • supporting growth strategy for a medium-size global contract research organization

Published Work

Finding untapped potential in European healthcare service providers,” McKinsey & Company, October 2018

European healthcare—a golden opportunity for private equity,” McKinsey & Company, June 2017

Past experience

Hadassah Ein-Kerem University Hospital
Senior resident in ob-gyn


Hebrew University of Jerusalem