To the Power of Human

Tom Schember

EVP, Global Client Services
Tom Schember

As Executive Vice President of Global Client Services, I lead RGP’s Global Business Development and Private Equity Practice designed to drive significant growth opportunities across the Company’s global network.

Background

Tell us a little bit about your career journey before joining RGP.
I joined RGP from The MacManus Group/DMB&B (now Publicis) where I served as vice president and director of Corporate Finance, managing worldwide accounting and financial reporting. Prior to that, I was a senior audit manager at Deloitte & Touche in Parsippany, New Jersey.

Education
I have an MBA in Accounting from Rutgers University and a Bachelor of Arts in English from Davidson College.

Goals and Inspirations

What inspires you?
I am inspired by the opportunity to drive new business, develop new relationships and help people reach their goals.

What is a goal you have your eyes set on?
My goal is to help RGP reach $1 Billion in revenue.

A Day in the Life

What was your best day at work at RGP?
My best day was when we received a call from a client looking for 150 consultants worldwide.

What accomplishment makes you most proud since joining RGP?
I helped develop RGP’s global business offerings, working extensively to serve clients in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Share your favorite client success story.
Since building out our global offerings, I had the opportunity to help a client with over 300 consultants in 15 countries.

Human-First

At RGP we bring a human-first approach. What does that mean to you?
Bringing a human-first approach means putting the best interest of our employees, consultants, clients and shareholders ahead of anything else.

How do the RGP values (Loyalty, Integrity, Focus, Enthusiasm, Accountability and Talent) shape how you approach your role?
I try to live the RGP LIFE AT values as best as I can in my everyday activities.

YOU beyond RGP

How do you spend your time outside of work?
Outside of work, I like to spend time with friends and family, go to beach, travel, read and try to stay fit while still enjoying fine food and wine.

Name three words that describe you.
Friendly, caring, persistent

What charities or social causes are you passionate about?
I am involved in the NYC Rescue Mission, whose mission exists to provide help and hope to the hungry, hurting and homeless men and women.

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