Mel Blake is
a partner focusing on corporate and business strategy, marketing,
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 is also
currently affiliated with the agency Stern Strategy Group representing
leading scholars, authors and experts in business, science/technology
and policy for speaking and corporate programs.
was formerly founder and managing director of Monitor Talent, a speaker
agency he founded at the Monitor Group, a global consulting firm.
Previously, he was Executive Director at BankBoston, a diversified
financial services firm. During his nine-year tenure at BankBoston he
saw an eightfold growth in shareholder value. Prior, Mel was a Vice
President and Managing Director of Gemini Consulting's Financial
Services practice. He is a board member of The Yale Center for Customer
Insights. He holds an MPPM from the Yale School of Management and a BA
in Economics from Wesleyan University.