Program Start: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration Begins 30 minutes prior.
Join us for a session looking at the role of the Compensation Committee working with CHROs to vet, reward and retain executive talent as a driver of business innovation
The session will focus on:
Sourcing talent – identifying what companies need
Management development – Selecting and developing leaders
Leadership – Assessing leaders and succession planning
Rewards – bringing it to the bottom line of the company and the executives
Chuck Farkas - Mr. Farkas has spent the past 38 years at Bain & Company. Mr. Farkas became an Advisory Partner effective July 1, 2015. Prior to this, Mr. Farkas was Senior Partner at Bain & Company, served as the Global Co-Head of Bain's Healthcare Practice. Prior to working at Bain, Mr. Farkas received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Princeton University and a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
He serves on the Boards of ConMed, Harvard Medical School and the John A. Hartford Foundation and is a Corporator of Partners Healthcare, as well as a Director at several private companies.
Emma Woodthorpe – Ms. Woodthorpe is the CHRO at Mercury Systems in Andover, MA, a $500 million company delivering technology solutions to the defense community. She has more than 20 years experience positively impacting the visibility and performance of businesses and HR functions from Silicon Valley start-ups to large multinational corporations. Prior to joining Mercury, Ms. Woodthorpe served as Vice President of Human Resources for Xylem, Inc., and served in key HR roles at DuPont and Display Research Laboratories.
Ms. Woodthorpe holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Human Resources from The Manchester Metropolitan University.
Ted Buyniski - Moderator - Mr. Buyniski is a Partner in the Boston office of Radford, an Aon Hewitt company. He serves clients across the US and globally. He specializes in incentive and equity compensation and corporate governance issues for technology and life science companies. He has more than 30 years of tax, legal and human resources experience, as a tax attorney and consultant. He also serves as a director of a private software company.
Ted is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and a Certified Employee Benefits Specialist. He received a JD from Boston University School of Law and a BSFS from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.