Josh is a Partner at ghSMART and leads the firm’s relationships with many of our Fortune 100 clients and leading Private Equity investors. Josh’s work focuses on advising Boards and CEO’s around CEO Succession and top team selection and development and coaching CEO’s and CEO Succession candidates. Josh also plays a leadership role at ghSMART sitting on the firm’s Management Committee and Compensation Committee.
Prior to joining ghSMART, Josh was the Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer at Harvard Law School, overseeing the selection and recruitment of all students for the JD program.
Before working at Harvard, Josh was with Bain & Company in their Boston office, where he advised CEO’s and senior leaders of retail, consumer products, technology, industrial and private equity firms on the issues of M&A, business strategy, and transformation. While at Bain, Josh led teams that assisted clients in building strategic plans, improving operational performance, and evaluating major acquisitions, while also serving as a trainer for several Bain programs.
Josh graduated from Washington University in St. Louis and Harvard Law School, both with honors. He lives in Brookline, Massachusetts with his wife and family.