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Ron Rosenthal | Lead Consultant

Ron Rosenthal, Lead Consultant

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100 N. Field Drive
Suite 300
Lake Forest, IL 60045
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  • B.B.A., University of Michigan


  • CPA, State of Illinois

Ron has over 20 years of experience advising compensation committees and senior management of publicly traded and privately held companies. Ron provides guidance on a broad range of executive compensation matters including peer group development, competitive pay assessments, short-term and long-term incentive plan design, proxy advisory firms’ policies on executive compensation, share authorizations for equity-based compensation plans, and non-employee director compensation. In addition, Ron has extensive experience advising companies undergoing corporate transactions, including mergers, acquisitions and spin-offs.

He has served companies across a wide range of industries including chemicals, consumer products, distribution, energy, entertainment and media, materials, technology and utilities.

Ron has written articles for NACD’s Directorship Magazine and Corporate Board Member/Chief Executive Group. Ron also provided commentary in Equilar’s 2017 Director Pay Trends report and was a speaker on Equilar’s November 2017 Webinar entitled “Balancing Director Pay with Shareholder Value”.

Recent Articles/Videos Featuring Ron:

Redefining Success: Incentive Design and Goal-Setting in Uncertain Times - https://www.meridiancp.com/redefining-success-incentive-design-and-goal-setting-in-uncertain-times/

Preventative Care for Executive Compensation Programs - https://www.meridiancp.com/preventative-care-for-executive-compensation-programs/

Avoiding Action on Director Pay - https://www.meridiancp.com/avoiding-action-director-pay/