Ram Charan is a best-selling author, economist, business and advisor who brings 35 years of experience garnered while working for top companies, CEOs, and executive boards.
Companies he has worked with include the likes of GE, DuPont, MeadWestvaco, Bank of America, EMC, DuPont, Novartis, Tata Group, and a host of others.
Ram is known for his ability to cut through the complexities and getting to the heart of the matter in today’s fast changing environment. He offers real-world solutions, as is indicated in his millions of books sold and articles written for top publications.
The author of fifteen books that have been translated into over a dozen languages, Ram’s Execution, co-authored with Larry Bossidy, former CEO of Honeywell, was a #1 Wall Street Bestseller and on the New York Times Bestseller list. He has also written for a number of publications, including Fortune, BusinessWeek, Time, Harvard Business Review, Fortune, USA TODAY, and Chief Executive.
Although Ram first pursued a career in engineering, his keen business acumen, developed since a child working in the family shoe shop, saw him earn an MBA and doctorate degree from Harvard Business School, where he served on the faculty and later went on to serve on that of Northwestern University as well.
Ram’s interactive, energetic style has not only won him a number of awards but had him coach many leaders who went on to fulfill the role of CEO. The global speaker and coach, due to his keen observations and insight, is able to give up-to-date insider views of economics and the operations of different companies.
Ram’s talent aids business leaders face tough challenges regarding growth, talent development, corporate governance, and profitability. Ivan Seiderberg, the former Verizon CEO, described Ram as his ‘secret weapon’.
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“Ram Charan is a wise counselor and keen observer on the front lines of the American board revolution”
“Ram Charan [consults] for the largest and most powerful companies . . . even more than his dedication, it's his insights that have won him the ear of hundreds of top managers. . . . What Charan loves to do is to solve business problems. With his plainspoken Socratic approach, he helps demolish organizational silos or persuade entrenched executives to change their points of view. . . . Companies seek him out for his 'wise man' approach rather than choosing a consultant with a narrow specialty.”
“His valuable views and opinions come from years of consulting with some of America's best-known and most successful chairmen and CEOs, who also share their direct insights on the most controversial of topics.”