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Harry Feuerstein is an accomplished corporate executive, professional sports team owner and operator, and former U.S. Army officer. Currently, Feuerstein is the president and head of services of Merryck & Co Americas. He is also a member of the firm’s board of directors and executive management committee. His current work includes mentoring Fortune 250 executives in the technology, financial, and manufacturing/distribution industries. He also leads Merryck’s team practice where he works with many leadership teams and cohorts in multiple industries.
In addition to his work at Merryck & Co, Feuerstein continues advise companies in the venture capital, renewable energy, technology and sports industries.
Over his 30-year career, Feuerstein has held executive roles and served as a board director for numerous market-leading, multinational corporations, as well as investment/merchant banking and privately-held firms. In addition, he has successfully grown and launched companies of his own.
Feuerstein spent 11 years with Siemens where he was a CEO and CFO with four different operating groups most recently serving as President and CEO of Siemens Government, Inc. (SGI). Prior to SGI, he was CEO of Siemens Real Estate in the U.S. and Canada and he was also Executive Vice President, CFO and head of operations with Siemens One, Inc., the cross-marketing arm of Siemens USA in the areas of energy, infrastructure, healthcare, and other private and public sector vertical markets. He also served as CFO and head of operations for Siemens Shared Services. Additionally, Feuerstein served on the Global Public Sector Board and Board of SSL India.
Prior to Siemens, Feuerstein was the CEO and a board member of a subsidiary of Canadian-based TrizecHahn, and was a managing partner at National Capital Companies, a Washington, DC-based merchant banking group.
Feuerstein has also been an owner and CEO of two minor league professional sports franchises in hockey and arena football, and served as the Vice Chairman for two different professional leagues’ Board of Governors. His background extends to working with many Olympic athletes through his related sports entities. Feuerstein draws on his winning sports industry experience in addition to his military and business experience for his work mentoring top executives and driving leadership team effectiveness.
Feuerstein began his career with Touche Ross (now Deloitte) working in both audit and tax. He also spent 13 years serving as an officer in the U.S. Army Reserves. He earned his BA from Washington & Lee University and an MBA from Hofstra University.
“Your company didn’t get to where it is today without adversity and pivots. Most teams that win championships have been through adversity.
In his interview with Merryck’s Adam Bryant, Feuerstein draws on his deep experience in sports, the military and business to reminds us hat there are opportunities in every crisis, and also shares important lessons about the need for heightened communication and compassion in times of crisis. Click here to read more.
“The conversation should start with, what does success look like, and what does this team have to do to make that happen?”
“I was skeptical at first but my eyes were opened during the retreat – an intense, difficult but deeply rewarding experience. I have taken a close look at how I lead, and now understand the power of enabling others to excel. I can’t recommend the Merryck process highly enough.”