Rachel Chiu


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San Francisco, CA
P: 415.659.0202

Rachel Chiu rejoined the firm in 2021 after having previously worked at FW Cook from 2011 to 2015. She consults on all aspects of executive compensation strategy and design in a variety of industries. She also works with companies at various life cycle stages, with a focus on IPO planning for technology and high-growth companies.

Previously, Rachel was an executive compensation consultant at Compensia.

Relevant Experience

  • Private Companies/Pre-IPO
  • IPO Planning
  • Short- and Long-Term Incentive Plan Design
  • Executive Compensation Benchmarking
  • Director Compensation Program Design
  • Severance Packages
  • Shareholder Voting Issues
  • Say-on-Pay
  • Corporate Governance
  • Compensation Risk Assessments

Speaking Engagements and Presentations

Event | May 16, 2024

Compensation Strategies
By Rachel Chiu, Principal


Research Report | October 17, 2023
2023 Director Compensation Report
By Connor Damon, Jasper Luong, Rachel Chiu
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Article | January 29, 2023
Equity Grants in Volatile Times
By Corporate Board Member with FW Cook Thought Leadership By Louis C. Taormina and Rachel Chiu
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Research Report | December 1, 2013
The 2013 Director Compensation Report
By Rachel Chiu, Principal
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