American Banker | One size fits none in quest to define ideal bank board

In the latest issue of American Banker, Carter Burgess, head of our Board Recruiting Practice, provides his insights on diversity in the boardroom. Writing in “One size fits none in quest to define ideal bank board”, Laura Alix states: “Where boards are concerned, diversity doesn’t mean strictly gender or ethnicity, but also diversity of thought […]

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Market Overview 2018 | CMO, CGO, and President

Many world-class companies have redesigned the role of chief marketing officer and created the position of chief growth officer (CGO) at the corporate level. Explore how his evolution has implications on how the marketing function is managed, how it collaborates across functions, and the value it should bring.

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American Banker | The Overlooked Key to Risk Management

In this month’s edition of American Banker, Dr. Talal Debs, head of our Risk Practice, pens a feature column on how banks are rethinking how they handle capital allocation. He writes, “…There is an opportunity for the best banks to develop operational excellence at capital deployment that sets them apart from their peers…As this new […]

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The Evolving Family Office

Jane Bierwirth of our Asset Management Practice explores the evolving family office and how Millennials are changing the office’s dynamics in a compelling new white paper. Writing in “The Evolving Family Office: Leadership Strategies to Ensure the Office Remains Relevant to the Millennial Generation“, Bierwirth states: Increasingly, family office leaders are expressing frustration over their […]

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Activist investors are making corporate boards whiter and more male

Our CEO Brett Stephens is featured in Quartz this morning stemming from a recent interview with management reporter Oliver Staley. Staley’s piece focuses on the impact activists are having on board composition. And he features Stephens’ commentary throughout the article – with his insight constituting the bulk of the piece – alongside research from ISS, […]

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