John Long is a Partner in the Dallas office at Bain & Company, a global management consulting firm. At Bain, Mr. Long focuses on the Consumer and Retail industry.
Mr. Long is a noted retail and consumer products industry expert with 7 years experience as a retail executive and over 18 years experience as a consultant to the senior executives of many of the world's leading retail and consumer products companies.
Mr. Long’s assignments have covered a broad range of topics including corporate strategy, turnarounds, business transformations, branding, marketing, pricing, merchandising, customer experience, international expansions, and outsoucing. Over the course of his consulting career, Mr. Long has led assignments in over 10 countries – including China and Russia – across 4 continents.
Mr. Long is a frequent speaker and panelist at industry conferences. He is regularly quoted for industry insights in global business publications such as The Wall Street Journal and Business Week, as well as industry publications such as Women’s Wear Daily and The Robin Report. Mr. Long has been a guest on TV and Radio, including CNBC, Fox Business, and NPR.
Mr. Long received a B.A. from the University of Virginia and an M.B.A. from The Anderson School at UCLA.
Mr. Long is married and has a son, Baker, and daughter Schuyler.