Tom Monahan

Managing Partner @ Norton Street Capital

2013_monahan[1]Mr. Monahan was named Chairman of the Board of Directors of CEB (NYSE: CEB) effective January 1, 2008. He has served as Chief Executive Officer of the company since July 1, 2005, and has served as a company officer and director since 2001. Prior to this, he was a member of the firm’s research and operating management team since the mid-1990s. CEB, the leading member-based advisory company, equips more than 10,000 organizations, across more than 100 countries, with insights, tools, and actionable solutions that transform enterprise performance. By combining advanced research and analytics with best practices from member companies, CEB empowers leaders to achieve outsized returns by more effectively managing talent, information, customers and risk. Member companies include more than 85% of the Fortune 500, half the Dow Jones Asian Titans, and nearly 85% of the FTSE 100. Across his 17 years with the company, Mr. Monahan has led the firm’s efforts on a wide variety of topics – including innovation and technology processes, operating and reputational risk, the structure and role of the financial sector, and employee productivity and performance. In partnership with CEB’s service and advisory teams, he has also worked with members on six continents to drive outstanding corporate performance using the companies insights and tools. He is a widely quoted authority on management issues – particularly risk management, corporate governance, and ethical leadership. Building on CEB’s core ethic of service, the company’s leadership team has also pioneered a range of innovations in community investment and philanthropy – including sizable community investments, pro bono advisory help, and a global service day. Mr. Monahan is also a member of the Board of Directors of Convergys Corporation (NYSE: CVG). He is a member of the CEO Fiscal Leadership Council, and serves as a Chair for Leadership Giving for Harvard University. Mr. Monahan also teaches Sunday school at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church and – along with his wife and daughters – is active in causes that facilitate the participation of women and girls in economic life globally. Before joining CEB, Mr. Monahan worked with Deloitte & Touche, the Committee for Economic Development, and Andersen Consulting. He holds an undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Harvard University and received his MBA with distinction from New York University.