Mel is an advisory partner focusing on corporate and business strategy, marketing and business development, talent management, operations, and finance with significant experience in professional services, financial services, and information technology industries. Mel is known for effectively working with CEOs and Boards of major companies to lead and execute change. He has worked at the executive level for corporations (BankBoston), consulting firms (Monitor Deloitte, MAC Group) and agencies (Stern Strategy Group). He served for many years as a board member of The Yale Center for Customer Insights. He holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management and a BA in Economics from Wesleyan University.