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Michael L. Cohen


Michael L. Cohen is a Director at TruePoint, where assists CEOs, business unit leaders and their top teams to accelerate strategy implementation and business results.  Michael combines partner-level experience at a Top 5 general management consulting firm with C-level and board experience growing private equity and venture-backed companies in life sciences, technology and transportation/logistics.  Previously, Michael led EMC Corp.’s Organization Performance Consulting, an internal consulting business helping solve strategic, operational, and organization performance challenges for EMC’s business units. He also was Practice Leader in EMC’s Corporate Strategy Consulting unit. 

Earlier in his career he was a Partner at Oliver Wyman Consulting.  He advised Global 1000 CEOs and their teams in developing and accelerating growth strategies, improving operating performance and launching new businesses. Industries include technology, healthcare/life sciences, transportation/logistics, and financial services. Previously, Mr. Cohen has served as CEO for venture-backed diagnostics and life sciences technology companies. Michael also has served as an independent director for P/E and venture-backed companies. He currently is on the board of PEAR Institute (Partnerships in Education & Resilience), a joint initiative of Harvard and McLean Hospital. Previously served as a Trustee of the Dibner Institute at M.I.T. and the Dibner Fund.