Charles A. Tribbett, III
Charles Tribbett III co-leads the firm's Board and CEO Advisory Group and also serves as a Managing Director in the Chicago office. Charles is a senior advisor and consultant to corporate boards and CEO's in corporate governance and fiduciary responsibilities. He is an expert in CEO & Executive succession planning, board succession planning and refreshment, board and committee evaluations, CEO recruitment, board diversity and governance benchmarking. Charles advises numerous Fortune 300 companies with new CEO placements, search and succession planning as well as board member alignment, CEO and sometimes activist investors.
Prior to joining the firm, Charles was previously a corporate lawyer for a number of years with Skadden Arps Slate Meagher and Flom.
Charles serves on several Boards including The Northern Trust Company, where he Chairs the Compensation & Benefits committee and is a member of the Governance and Nominating committee. He is also a member of the boards of Rush University Medical Center and Northwestern University and is also a member of the Dean's Advisory Board for Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.
Charles received his B.A. from Marquette University and graduated with honors, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. Charles earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia.
Consumer Products, Board Directors and Chief Executive Officers, Board & CEO Advisory Group, Diversity and Inclusion