As a member of Spencer Stuart’s Board, CEO and Consumer practices, Art Brown helps guide CEO succession planning and executive development in public and private ownership constructs. He conducts CEO and C-Suite executive search and board recruitment and increasingly devotes his time to advising clients in the areas of leadership benchmarking, board development, top team effectiveness and culture enhancement efforts.

Over twenty years of consulting and consumer expertise

  • Art has led consumer assignments for a number of global North American companies and has advised many private equity firms and their portfolio companies.
  • He joined Spencer Stuart after several years at a boutique search and management consulting practice. Previously, he was a senior management and strategy executive in consumer businesses. Most recently as an officer at PepsiCo. He began his career with Procter & Gamble.
  • In addition to his client work, Art has held a variety of leadership roles at the firm as an area, office and practice leader.

Art earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology and history at the University or Richmond. He has served since its foundation on the Executive Advisory Board of the Jepson School of Leadership at the University of Richmond.

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