OUR PARTNERS CMi's partners are responsible for client and mentee relationships and represent a diverse group bound by a common passion for CMi’s value proposition and interest in the area of leadership and people development.

Dr Bjørn Johansson

Dr Bjørn Johansson

BJØRN IS OUR CONSULTANT COVERING THE SWISS MARKET.

Bjørn is a Norwegian citizen having spent most of his working life based in Switzerland. He gained management experience in the consumer goods, textile and service industries in Austria, Germany and the UK.

 

Early 1980, he began his executive search career as Vice President with Spencer Stuart, Zurich. Five years later, he started the Swiss operation of Korn/Ferry with offices in Zurich and Geneva, before he was appointed Managing Director, International Board Services.

In 1993 he founded his own global Board Advisory Firm. He is recognised as one of the world’s leading advisors on strategic leadership appointments.

He joined CMi in 2015.

Bjørn obtained his Master and Ph.D. degrees from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, including two years of post-graduate studies in the USA.

+41 44 262 0220
johansson@chairmanmentors.com

Matthew Westerman

Matthew Westerman
CMi CHAIRMAN

Matthew Westerman is the Chairman of CMi and a Director of MW&L Capital Partners, a private investment vehicle with investments in a number of businesses.

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Sara Parker

Sara Parker
SARA IS OUR CONSULTANT COVERING THE UK MARKET.

Sara joined CMi in 2016 after nine years at the CBI, the UK’s premier business lobbying organisation. At the CBI she held a number of roles, most latterly as the Chief Membership Director and member of the ExCo. 

+44 7718 986 945
parker@chairmanmentors.com

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Elin Hurvenes

Elin Hurvenes
SENIOR PARTNER

Elin is a consultant covering clients globally, with a particular focus on the Nordic.
A consultant with CMi since 2012, Elin Hurvenes looks after CMi clients across the globe and has managed multiple CEO succession engagements in different geographies including the UK, Germany, Italy and the US.

+47 93 280 230
hurvenes@chairmanmentors.com

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Marga Hoek

Marga Hoek
MARGA IS OUR CONSULTANT COVERING THE BENELUX REGION.

Marga has been with CMi since 2017 and has extensive experience as a CEO and Board Member of several companies, both public and private, initially in the construction sector. She founded the Dutch Sustainable Business Association in 2010 and was its CEO until 2016.

+31 6 1001 3318
hoek@chairmanmentors.com

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