Robert  Galford net worth and biography

Robert Galford Biography and Net Worth

Director of Forrester Research
Rob Galford is a Managing Partner of the Center for Leading Organizations. He divides his time across teaching on Executive Education programs and working with senior executives at the world’s leading private, public and governmental entities on the issues that lie at the intersection of strategy, organization and leadership. His particular areas of focus include professional services, healthcare, higher education and financial services.

He has taught on these disciplines on the Executive Programs at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, and subsequently at Harvard University, where he has been a Leadership Fellow in Executive Education at the Graduate School of Design since 2001. He also serves on the faculty of the National Association of Corporate Directors where he is a Board Leadership Fellow.

Rob has practiced law with the international firm of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle in New York, and has also worked in investment management, first for Citicorp in New York, and later in Boston. He was also a partner at The MAC Group and its successor firm, Gemini Consulting, focusing on the strategic and organizational challenges facing global entities. While there, he worked for a number of years in Western Europe prior to returning to North America, where he took on a variety of firm administrative and managerial responsibilities. He also served as the Chief People Officer of Digitas (a global marketing firm now part of Publicis) at the time of its initial public offering and for a period of time thereafter.

Rob is the co-author of four books, the first of which is The Trusted Advisor (with David Maister and Charles Green), initially published by Free Press/Simon and Schuster and subsequently reissued in paperback by Touchstone/Simon and Schuster. The Trusted Advisor has been on business best-seller lists since the time of its publication. His second book, The Trusted Leader (co-authored with Anne Drapeau), was published by The Free Press. His third book, Your Leadership Legacy (co-authored with Regina Maruca) was published by Harvard Business School Press. His most recent book, Simple Sabotage (co-authored with Bob Frisch and Cary Greene) was published by HarperOne and was a finalist for the 2016 getAbstract International Book Award.

Rob has also been a frequent author and contributor to the Harvard Business Review, including such articles as “When an Executive Defects”, “Why Can’t This HR Department Get Any Respect?”,”What’s He Waiting For?”, “The Enemies of Trust”, “Succession and Failure” and multiple times in blog form for as well. His work also has appeared frequently in the Boston Globe, where he served as one of the original “Job Doc” advice columnists in the Sunday Globe, and he has been featured or quoted in Barron’s, Forbes, Fortune, Inc., Directorship, Sloan Management Review, and The Globe & Mail.

Rob is the Lead Independent Director of the Board of Forrester Research, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORR) and chairs the Board’s Compensation and Nominating Committee. He also serves as an outside board advisor to the noted architectural firm, Shepley Bulfinch. He also hosts the business video, Talk About Change! with the popular cartoon character, Dilbert. In addition to having been named to the Directorship 100 for his work with Boards of Directors, Rob has been the recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from Trust Across America-Trust Around the World as a Top Thought Leader in Trust.

His educational background includes Liceo Segre, Turin, Italy, a BA in Economics and Italian Literature from Haverford College, an MBA from Harvard Business School and a JD from Georgetown University Law Center, where he was an Associate Editor of The Tax Lawyer.

What is Robert Galford's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Robert Galford is at least $340,322.29 as of February 13th, 2024. Mr. Galford owns 20,489 shares of Forrester Research stock worth more than $340,322 as of June 20th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Galford may own. Learn More about Robert Galford's net worth.

How do I contact Robert Galford?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Galford and other Forrester Research executives is 60 ACORN PARK DRIVE, CAMBRIDGE MA, 02140. Forrester Research can also be reached via phone at (617) 613-6000 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Robert Galford's contact information.

Has Robert Galford been buying or selling shares of Forrester Research?

Robert Galford has not been actively trading shares of Forrester Research during the last quarter. Most recently, Robert Galford sold 13,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.73, for a transaction totalling $269,490.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 20,489 shares of the company's stock, valued at $424,736.97. Learn More on Robert Galford's trading history.

Who are Forrester Research's active insiders?

Forrester Research's insider roster includes David Boyce (Director), Neil Bradford (Director), Scott Chouinard (CAO), Ryan Darrah (Insider), Robert Galford (Director), Carrie Johnson (Insider), Sherri Kottmann (Insider), Gretchen Teichgraeber (Director), and Yvonne Wassenaar (Director). Learn More on Forrester Research's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Forrester Research?

In the last year, insiders at the technology company sold shares 5 times. They sold a total of 18,252 shares worth more than $437,433.07. The most recent insider tranaction occured on February, 13th when Director Robert Galford sold 13,000 shares worth more than $269,490.00. Insiders at Forrester Research own 39.2% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Forrester Research.

Information on this page was last updated on 2/13/2024.

Robert Galford Insider Trading History at Forrester Research

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/13/2024Sell13,000$20.73$269,490.0020,489View SEC Filing Icon  
2/13/2023Sell7,500$33.14$248,550.0029,353View SEC Filing Icon  
8/2/2021Sell3,000$45.81$137,430.00View SEC Filing Icon  
12/15/2020Sell8,000$42.72$341,760.0038,775View SEC Filing Icon  
3/14/2018Sell12,000$42.53$510,360.0032,609View SEC Filing Icon  
12/2/2016Sell15,625$39.45$616,406.2520,662View SEC Filing Icon  
5/18/2015Sell8,800$34.10$300,080.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/29/2014Sell1,786$37.73$67,385.78View SEC Filing Icon  
9/13/2013Sell12,500$33.83$422,875.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Forrester Research, Inc. operates as an independent research and advisory company in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Research, Consulting, and Events. The Research segment primary subscription research services include Forrester Decisions, Forrester Research, and SiriusDecisions Research, which are designed to provide business and technology leaders with a proven path to growth through customer obsession. This segment delivers content, such as future trends, predictions, and market forecasts; deep consumer and business buyer data and insights; curated best practice models and tools to run business functions; operational and performance benchmarking data; and technology and service market landscapes and vendor evaluations. The Consulting segment provides consulting projects, include conducting maturity assessments, prioritizing best practices, developing strategies, building business cases, selecting technology vendors, structuring organizations, developing content marketing strategies and collateral, and sales tools; and advisory services. The Events segment hosts events related to business-to-business marketing, sales and product leadership, customer experience, security and risk, new technology and innovation, and data strategies and insights. The company sells its products and services through direct sales force in various locations. Forrester Research, Inc. was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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