Hay Group has appointed C.J. Bolster as the new Managing Director of the United States country organization. He replaces Gene Bauer, who has retired after a 32-year career at the consulting firm. Bolster will report to Israel Berman, Global Managing Director of Hay's mature markets.
Bolster has over 30 years of consulting experience, of which 20 years at Hay Group and several years at KPMG. Prior to his current post, he held various roles including leader of specialized industries, the Healthcare sector and head of the U.S. Southeast region. Bolster has a Master of Science in Management Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York.
"Bolster assumes responsibility for a significant market for our firm*" says Stephen Kaye, CEO of Hay Group. "Going forward, the United States is a pivotal market that is critical to Hay Group's future. C.J.'s focus will be to work with consultants to serve our clients, grow our talent, and contribute to the overall success of Hay Group".
"I look forward to building on Hay Group's heritage of impressive leadership and solving our clients' most pressing problems," says Bolster in reactance to his appointment.
* The United States is worldwide the largest market for Hay Group.