Executive Advisory Council

Hackett's leadership team works closely with our Advisory Council to capture and act on senior-level feedback. The Council meets once a quarter to provide independent advice on Hackett's research agenda and product offerings.

The Council is made up of C-level executives from prominent global organizations, each recognized experts in their functional area. Current members are:

William Bagley
VP, Global Procurement

Hugo Bague
Former Group Executive, Organisational Resources
Rio Tinto Plc

Anne Berend
SVP, HR Consumer, Customer Experience, Brand and Corporate
Rogers Communications

Michael Bordoni
CFO, Imaging and Printing

Jay Cofield
Vice President, Revenue Planning and Services
FedEx Services

Cynthia Dautrich
Former Global Procurement Officer
Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Jean-Claude De Vera
Vice President, Group Business Services

Nicole Fayak
Director, Talent Acquisition and Assessments
Verizon Communications

Jose Feito
Former VP, Global Procurement & CPO
Mead Johnson

Jeff Fitzgerald
Vice President & Corporate Controller
J.M. Huber Corporation

Jeffrey D. Goldstein
SVP Global Business Services
Boston Scientific

Tim Heffron
VP, Human Resources and CIO
Meritor, Inc.

Kerrie Hoffman
Former Vice President, Information Technology
Johnson Controls Inc.

Japen Hollist
VP, Strategic Sourcing & Procurement

Kevin Horner
Former President and Chief Executive Officer
Mastech, Inc.

Gerard Hussey
Vice President HR Transformation & Operations

Eric Hutcherson
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
National Basketball Association

Ed Koval
Chief Procurement Officer
Spectra Energy Partners

Joanne Kugler
Senior Executive, Global Operations and Integration
General Electric Company

Dean McKenna
Chief Human Resources Officer
Belden, Inc.

Dermot O'Brien
Chief Human Resources Officer

Niall O'Sullivan
Former Finance Transformation

Chris Shanahan
VP, Global Procurement-Corporate Shared Services
Becton, Dickinson & Co.

Gina Speck
SVP & Chief Financial Officer, The Americas
Intercontinental Hotels Group

Michael Valentini
Managing Director, Procurement Services
Citigroup, Inc.

Alumni Members

Steve Feilmeier
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Koch Industries, Inc.

Richard Kelson
Former Chief Financial Officer
Alcoa, Inc

Larry Welch
Former Vice President,
Indirect Procurement