Claude E. Johnston

Managing Director


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New York, NY
P: 212.299.3708

Claude Johnston joined the firm in 2005, having previously been a Managing Director at Pearl Meyer & Partners for ten years and, prior to that, a Partner and Chairman of the Executive Compensation Practice Group at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP. A frequent author and speaker on executive compensation topics, Claude has consulted with a diverse group of clients from some of the country’s largest industrial and service companies to small biotechnology companies. He has more than 25 years of executive compensation advisory experience.

Relevant Experience

  • Automotive
  • Biotech
  • Chemicals
  • Consumer Products
  • Energy
  • Financial Services
  • Home Building
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials
  • Media
  • Railroads
  • Retail
  • Technology
  • Utility
  • Employment agreements
  • Transactions (IPO, Merger, Spin-off)

Speaking Engagements and Presentations

Event | November 9, 2017
Springfield, NJ

Executive Compensation 2018: Avoiding Traps and Pitfalls in a Complex Environment
By Claude E. Johnston, Managing Director

Event | November 17, 2015
Springfield, NJ

Executive Compensation 2015: Avoiding Traps and Pitfalls in a Complex Environment
By Claude E. Johnston, Managing Director

Event | October 30, 2014
Springfield, NJ

Executive Compensation 2014: Avoiding Traps and Pitfalls in a Complex Environment
By Claude E. Johnston, Managing Director

Event | June 2, 2014
New York City, NY

Executive Compensation 2014: Avoiding Traps and Pitfalls in a Complex Environment
By Claude E. Johnston, Managing Director

Publications

Alert | March 23, 2011
Executive Compensation Year in Review: Looking Back on 2010 and Implications for 2011
By Claude E. Johnston, Managing Director
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Alert | March 7, 2006
2005 - The Year In Review
By Claude E. Johnston, Eric Winikoff
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