Cornell '77

Brian D. Dunn


About Brian

Brian Dunn consulted to the financial services industry for over 30 years, has run and grown many businesses. He served as CEO of Aon Hewitt’s global Performance, Rewards & Talent (PRT) business- a $500 million company, with over 1,000 employees based in North America, Europe and the Middle East. Brian previously served as CEO and Chairman of McLagan (a consulting firm specializing in pay and performance in the financial services industry). Under Brian’s leadership, McLagan’s revenues quadrupled through product, client and geographic expansion throughout Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Brian is now engaged in a variety of activities including teaching at Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations and serving on the Board of Directors of a number of public and private companies.  He continues to consult to select clients and serves as an expert witness.

Brian received a B.S. degree with honors from the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University in 1977 and an M.B.A. with highest honors from the Cornell University Graduate School of Management in 1981. Brian lives in Tuckahoe, NY.

His service to Phi Delta Theta includes Leadership Consultant (1977-79), Community Service Day Chairman (1982-84), and as a member of the EVP Search Committee in 1989. He was also President of the NY Alpha Housing Corporation from 1979 to 1988.