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Company Overview of Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc.

Company Overview

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. operates an online learning platform that delivers professional learning and expertise. The company offers membership network for one-on-one professional learning, comprising of leaders and practitioners, including business leaders, scientists, academics, former public sector leaders, investors, consultants, social entrepreneurs, foremost subject matter specialists, and other professionals. It serves Fortune 500 companies and financial institutions; and corporate, hedge funds, industrials, investment banking management, law, life sciences, private equity, professional services firms, tech, media, and telecom sectors worldwide. Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. was founded...

60 East 42nd Street

3rd Floor

New York, NY 10165

United States

Founded in 1998

Phone:

212-984-8500

Fax:

212-984-2485

Key Executives for Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Co-Founder and Chairman
Co-Founder and Director
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 59
Managing Director and General Counsel
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. Key Developments

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. Announces Plans to Expand its Office in Austin, Texas

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. (GLG) has announced plans to expand its office in Austin, Texas, doubling its size from approximately 42,000 to 84,000 square feet, providing space for up to 800 of its employees. GLG's new space, like its current floors, will incorporate locally-sourced materials and craftwork, LED lighting, metal mesh ceiling, concrete exposed floors and green guard certified materials. The two new floors will connect directly through a large atrium with a central staircase, and be fitted out with a barista bar, a training and seminar room, and an outdoor landscaped terrace. The project will be completed in two phases with the first move-in scheduled for this coming July.

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. Announces Management Changes

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. announced that Stephan Bosshart and Eddie Kong have joined GLG's APAC Leadership team. Stephan Bosshart joins GLG as Managing Director and Head of China. Prior to GLG, Bosshart was Managing Director at Standard Chartered Bank. Earlier in his career, Bosshart was an Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company. Eddie Kong joins GLG as Managing Director and Head of Operations, APAC. Most recently, Kong served as Chief Operating Officer at Babylon Education. From 2013 to 2016, Kong was the Head of Operations Development at The Kowloon Motor Bus Company. Kong spent several years at McKinsey & Co. after beginning his career at Cathay Pacific Airways. Bosshart and Kong will join GLG's APAC leadership, alongside Evan Auyang, Head of Asia-Pacific and Managing Director; Matthew Creedon, Managing Director for Business Development; and Mark Blick, Managing Director for Research. Auyang joined GLG in March 2016, bringing with him more than 20 years of experience at the highest levels of international business in Asia - especially in his native Greater China. Creedon joined GLG in New York City in 2004. Blick has been a leader in GLG's Asia-Pacific team since 2008, joining to lead the Energy and Industrials practice.

Gerson Lehrman Group Opens New Office in Austin, Texas

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. opened its innovative new office in Austin, Texas. The new Austin office is designed by architect Clive Wilkinson, who also designed GLG's global headquarters in New York City. The ten-year lease covers 41,803 square feet and the entire fifteenth and sixteenth floors of 301 Congress Avenue in Downtown Austin, which is owned by CommonWealth Partners.

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