Dr. Grant Levitan is a Senior Partner with RHR International LLP, with responsibility for the firm's United States Central Region.
In this role, he leads RHR's consulting team and business presence in the markets of Chicago, Dallas and Grand Rapids, Michigan.
The primary focus of his
consulting career has been effective leadership of client transitions associated with growth, globalization and leadership succession.
A trusted advisor to senior level executives, he
provides guidance and direction for career advancement and integration into the CEO position.
business acumen, psychological insight, and interpersonal skills have often been the factors that ensured successful tenures for these individuals, resulting in enhanced productivity for their organizations and satisfaction on the part of corporate directors and shareholders.
With significant experience in international settings, Dr. Levitan
has consulted with board members and senior management teams of large and small businesses from over 40 nations, devising and executing programs for building teamwork, off-site strategy meetings and strategic human resource development.
Diverse industry segments which have benefited from his
skill and knowledge include manufacturing, financial services, entertainment, energy, retail and aerospace.
has also consulted extensively with research and development centers in pharmaceuticals and consumer products.
From 1991 to 1996 Dr. Levitan managed the RHR London office, successfully completing a turnaround in that market.
Before joining RHR International in 1985, he held numerous research and training positions at the Illinois Institute for Developmental Disabilities and served as a community mental health consultant in Ohio and Colorado.
Dr. Levitan received his bachelor's degree from Denison University in Granville, Ohio and an MS in Clinical Psychology from Illinois State University.
A Ph.D. in Learning & Motivation and Clinical Psychology was granted to him by the University of Illinois at Chicago
A member of the American Psychological Association, he is also an alumnus of the British Psychological Society and Midwest Psychological Association.
Dr. Levitan has served in leadership roles with The Boy Scouts of America in Europe and on the International and European committees of the Executive Club of Chicago.