Christie Parsons is a vice president and a leader of our global Bain Executive Network, based in Silicon Valley.
With more than 10 years of management consulting experience, Christie advises clients on senior executive talent topics, with a particular focus on leadership succession and transformation.
She leads the Bain Executive Network’s global research, analysis, and operational efforts, as well as the global Bain Career Advisory, a team dedicated to providing career support to our current and former firm employees.
Christie began her career in the financial services industry, first at a technology-focused startup in reinsurance, followed by roles in technology and operations at Citigroup.
She holds an MBA from The McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin, where she was a Forte Fellow, Consortium Fellow, Sord Scholar, and recipient of the Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence and Dean’s Award for Leadership.
She is also a graduate of Cornell University, from which she earned a B.S. in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering.
- “Covid-19: Is Your Board Hitting the Brakes on CEO Succession?,” Brief, July 2020