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What is it like to start a new leadership role in the midst of a pandemic? How do you build relationships with stakeholders, get to know your team, and lay the groundwork for strategic and operational initiatives while sheltering in place? We caught up with Gavin Gray, new Chief Operating Officer for Am Law 100 firm K&L Gates, to get the scoop. Gavin, his husband, and their two dogs were at their home in ...
The work from home debate has long been hotly contested. Who could have foreseen that a global pandemic would put the concept so thoroughly and decisively to the test—or rather “stress test,” as spouses, partners, children and pets compete for limited space, solitude and (pets excluded) bandwidth? All while laboring under the heavy burden of health and economic fears.
Although some industries and job functions may lend themselves more naturally to working from home ...
To celebrate our firm’s 35-year history, The Alexander Group and its sister firm Alex & Red are talking to several of the outstanding executives we have recruited to ask about their lessons learned, leadership style, and the legacy they hope to leave behind.
This week, we continue our interview with Mike Bonney. As former CEO and Director of Cubist Pharmaceuticals culminating in the company’s acquisition by Merck for $9.4 billion, Mr. Bonney divides his time serving as board chair or board member of numerous biopharma companies and top academic institutions, giving a tremendous amount back to the greater community, as well as advising the next generation of leaders.
Beth Ehrgott, a colleague at our sister firm ...