July 10, 2018
Farient Advisors Announces John V. Trentacoste Appointed Chief Operating Officer
Farient Advisors, a leading independent executive compensation, performance and governance advisory firm, today announced the appointment of John Trentacoste, Farient partner and Head of Consulting Operations, to the Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) role, effective July 1, 2018. In this role, Mr. Trentacoste will focus on the execution of key Farient market and consulting initiatives across Farient’s offices.
“John is a very talented leader, and I am delighted that he has assumed this critical role as we continue to grow and maintain the highest quality consulting standards,” said Robin A. Ferracone, Chief Executive Officer of Farient. “Establishing the COO role will enable each of us to focus on key responsibilities, with my focus on strategy and new initiatives, and John’s focus on execution. Both of us will continue to serve clients and be visible in the marketplace.”
Prior to joining Farient, Mr. Trentacoste worked as an associate at Lyons, Benenson & Company (LB&Co.), a compensation consulting firm in New York. Prior to joining LB&Co., Mr. Trentacoste worked in the Global Markets and Banking unit of Citigroup, Inc.
Mr. Trentacoste holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cornell University and completed a post-baccalaureate business certificate program at Columbia University.
About Farient Advisors
Farient Advisors LLC is an independent executive compensation, performance, and corporate governance consultancy. Farient provides a comprehensive array of services to boards of directors and management including: compensation program design, goal setting and performance measurement, pay and performance alignment, board of directors compensation, and shareholder communication among others. Farient has offices in Los Angeles and New York and covers clients in more than 30 countries through our partnership in the Global Governance Executive Compensation Group (GECN).