Chris Wearing

Vice-Chair
Elected in 2016
Resident of New Canaan
Parent: Class of 2022 (x2) and 2023
Oxford University - B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Executive Committee
Standing Committee: Learning
Special Committees: Human Resources, Momentum Campaign

Chris is the Vice-Chairman of Teneo Holdings, Chairman of Teneo Consulting and CEO of Teneo Sports, a global advisory firm that partners exclusively with the CEOs and senior leaders of many of the world’s largest companies and organizations.
 
Prior to joining Teneo, Mr. Wearing was with JPMorgan Chase as Head of Strategic Reengineering and before that he was with Accenture for 29 years consulting in Europe, America and the Far East. He held a number of leadership positions during his tenure at Accenture including Managing Partner of the New York office for seven years (the largest consulting firm in NYC with 3,400 consultants), U.S. Head for their
Financial Services Management Consulting practice and he also led their Capital Markets and Banking business in the U.S. Mr. Wearing represented Accenture on the Partnership for New York City Board and was a David Rockefeller Fellow (Class of 2003).
 
In 2001, Mr. Wearing helped found NPower (a national non-profit that provides comprehensive, high-quality, affordable technology assistance to thousands of non-profits across the U.S) and was the Chairman of the Board of Directors for seven years. Mr. Wearing was the Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Big Apple Circus for six years and the Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Only Make Believe (a nonprofit that creates interactive theatre for children in hospitals).  He has presented on Corporate Philanthropy at the United Nations and The White House.
 
Mr. Wearing holds a B.A. degree in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics from Oxford University.  He lives in New Canaan, CT with his wife, Danielle and their sons, Christopher '22 and Ian '22, and daughter, Grace '23.
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