Marcus Brauer is a core member of the Board and CEO Advisory Group, where he focuses on Board Director, CEO, President, COO, CFO, CHRO and Chief Commercial Officer searches for global industrial and consumer clients. He co-heads the firms’ Industrial Private Equity Practice in the United States and advises clients on leadership assessment and succession planning. Marcus is based in New York.
Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, Marcus was Chief Marketing Officer for Vanishing Point, a venture capital-funded cosmetic treatment firm. Before that, he was Head of Marketing for Coca-Cola’s Sydney 2000 Olympic Group, based in Sydney. Marcus began his career in brand management at Bristol-Myers Squibb in its Consumer Products Division, and after going on to L'Oréal and Revlon International, he returned to Bristol-Myers Squibb as Category Director, Asia/Pacific Region. He has lived and worked in Australia, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia and the United States, and has traveled extensively throughout the world.
Education & Affiliations
Marcus received his BA in German literature from Wesleyan University. He is fluent in English and German, and conversant in French and Spanish. He currently serves on the Board of ISSUE Project Room, an experimental music and performance nonprofit, and is active with Brooklyn Aikikai, an Aikido and Zen nonprofit institution.
Consumer, Industrial, Consumer Products, Aviation, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial Goods, Board Directors and Chief Executive Officers, Board & CEO Advisory Partners, Executive Search