Anthony (Tony) Tjan is an entrepreneur, strategic advisor, and venture investor. He is coauthor of the New York Times
bestseller Heart, Smarts, Guts, and Luck
and, most recently, Good People: The Only Leadership Decision That Really Matters
. He is the CEO of the Cue Ball Group, a private investment and venture capital firm based in Boston. He is also the chairman and cofounder of the retail service brand MiniLuxe. Prior to joining Cue Ball, he served as senior advisor to the CEO of the Thomson Corporation (now Thomson Reuters) and founded the pioneering Internet advisory group ZEFER. He began his career at McKinsey & Company and served as vice chairman of the Parthenon Group for nearly fifteen years. Tjan holds degrees from Harvard College and Harvard Business School, where he contributes to the Harvard Business Review.
He serves on several boards and is a member of the Advisory Council for the MIT Media Lab.