Our Leadership

Meet the team steering our strategy

Robert W. Musslewhite
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Robert serves as chairman and chief executive officer of The Advisory Board Company. He joined the firm in 2003 and, before becoming chief executive officer in 2008, served as executive vice president responsible for general management of the business intelligence division. More

David Felsenthal

David L. Felsenthal
David serves as president of The Advisory Board Company. After joining the firm in 1992, he served as the Advisory Board’s chief operating officer and chief financial officer, and has also held roles in both new product development and research. More

Mary D. Van Hoose
Chief Talent Officer
Mary first joined us in 1991 and has served as executive director of career management since 2000. She is responsible for executive and staff recruitment and development, and oversees the firm’s employee benefit and training programs. More

Michael T. Kirshbaum
Chief Financial Officer
Michael joined The Advisory Board Company in 1998 and became the chief financial officer in February 2006 and treasurer in March 2007. Prior to his current role, Michael held a variety of positions across the finance group. More