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George Cogan

Partner, Palo Alto

George Cogan is a partner based in Bain & Company’s Silicon Valley office and the head of Bain’s global Technology practice.

With more than 12 years of management consulting experience, Mr. Cogan has led major client relationships in strategy development and organization restructuring for numerous international corporations. He has a broad range of experience in technology-driven businesses including semiconductor components, computer hardware, storage and other peripherals, several software segments, information services and telecommunications. His functional expertise includes corporate and divisional strategy, marketing strategy, new product and new business development, sales force and channel effectiveness, customer loyalty and organizational design.

George also serves as Chairman of the Board of the Exploratorium in San Francisco.

He earned an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and was an Arjay Miller Scholar. He also graduated from Harvard College with a BA in physics with honors.