PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stephen Kaye, President and CEO of Hay Group, a global management consultancy, announced today that C.J. Bolster has been appointed Managing Director, United States effective October 1 2013. C.J. takes over from Gene Bauer, who has retired as the head of the U.S., capping a 32-year career with Hay Group.
In this role, C.J. will lead a dynamic group of professionals who are dedicated to helping clients improve business results by solving their most critical people challenges.
C.J. brings over 30 years of consulting experience, which includes 20 years of Hay Group experience, to the position. He has had increasing levels of leadership and oversight roles. C.J. is an elected member of the Hay Group Ownership Board, a member of the U.S. Executive Team, and the National Director of Sectors in the U.S. C.J. will report to Israel Berman, Global Managing Director, Mature Markets.
Stephen Kaye remarked, “As market leader of the United States for Hay Group, C.J. assumes responsibility for a significant market for our firm. Hay Group U.S. serves an impressive portfolio of clients, including iconic brands, and has contributed broadly to the overall success of Hay Group. Going forward, the United States is a pivotal market that is critical to Hay Group’s future. C.J.’s focus will be to work with consultants to serve our clients, grow our talent, and contribute to the overall success of Hay Group.”
“I look forward to building on Hay Group’s heritage of impressive leadership and solving our clients’ most pressing problems,” said Bolster.
Prior to his current posts, C.J. has held various roles including leader of specialized industries, the Healthcare sector and head of the U.S. Southeast region. C.J. maintains an active portfolio of prominent clients.
C.J. has a Bachelor of Science and a Masters of Engineering in Management Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York.
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