Daniel J. Phelan

Daniel J. Phelan

Senior Independent Director

Dan is a Board Director of TE Connectivity (formerly Tyco Electronics) and is Chairman of their Management Development & Compensation Committee.  He is also an advisor with the GLG Institute.

Dan retired from GlaxoSmithKline plc in December 2012 after 31 years, during which he was an advisor to three chief executives and was a member of the Corporate Executive Team. Prior to his retirement, he was Chief of Staff with global responsibility for Corporate Strategy and Development, Human Resources, Information Technology, Real Estate and Facilities, Environmental Health and Safety, and Security. Before that, he was Senior Vice-President, Human Resources for fourteen years.

Dan is a graduate of Rutgers College. He holds a Master’s degree from The Ohio State University and a law degree from Rutgers University School of Law. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Dan served as an officer on active duty and the reserves in the U.S. Army Medical Service Corps. He has published on CEO succession planning and onboarding and public sector collective bargaining.

Chair of the Remuneration Committee
Member of the Nomination & Governance Committee