Analyst Profile

Brook Selassie

Brook Selassie

VP Analyst

19 years at Gartner,  4 years industry experience

Location:  Arlington, VA USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Brook Selassie is Gartner's expert in Corporate Strategy. For over 20 years, he has advised Chief Strategists, GMs and CEOs on growth strategy formulation, strategic planning and execution. Mr. Selassie's research area and advisory specialty is in digital business transformation, business model innovation, and scenario planning, as well as the formulation and execution of core, adjacent and acquisitive growth strategies across a variety of industries. Prior to his role at Gartner, he acquired broad experience representing companies in investment banking transactions, including debt and equity underwriting, mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. His current portfolio includes providing advice to CFOs and their teams on next-gen finance-business partnership, and leading approaches in management reporting and analysis. Mr. Selassie is a sought-after executive coach and a frequent speaker in global strategy and innovation forums, as well as leadership, strategy and board off-sites.


Previous Experience

Mr. Selassie has broad experience in M&A and corporate finance advisory.


  • B.S. Economics, Philosophy, Magna Cum Laude, University of Colorado
  • M.B.A., University of Chicago