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Upgrade the Herd

Mark Lonergan, February 25th, 2011

In almost twenty years of conducting CEO and senior leadership searches here in Silicon Valley, I have been mentored by many of my clients. Through their kindness and patience, I learned my trade by listening to some of the great business leaders of our generation. Of all of these mentors, no one had greater early impact on me than John

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CEO Compensation Ratios in Silicon Valley

High CEO pay ratios are paired with high median employee compensation

Susan Lonergan, September 18th, 2018

For the first time, we are able to report CEO pay ratios for the Lonergan SV150. Slightly over half (79) of the companies on the list have now reported their 2017 CEO compensation in comparison to their median employee compensation. Average CEO compensation for this group was $9.43 million, and the average of median employee compensation