Adam Newman

Founder & Managing Partner

Tyton Partners

Adam is a founding partner of Tyton Partners and leads its strategy consulting practice. He guides companies, institutions, investors, and foundations through critical growth inflection points, delivering actionable recommendations that help them achieve their goals. He has extensive experience working with executives and leadership teams across all segments of the PreK-12, postsecondary, workforce, and professional education markets.Prior to founding Tyton Partners, Adam was a director at Berkery Noyes, a mergers and acquisitions firm serving the information industry. Previously, Adam served as managing vice president at Eduventures (now Encoura), a leading market research and consulting firm supporting the education industry. Adam originated and led the firm’s syndicated market research and proprietary consulting businesses. Prior to Eduventures, Adam served as a senior manager at CEB (now Gartner) in the company’s Corporate Strategy Board practice, working closely with senior strategy executives at Global 2000 companies. In this capacity, Adam led and executed a diverse array of best-practices research and consultative engagements across strategy, organizational design, and operations, and change management initiatives. Adam began his professional career as a K–12 educator and athletic coach at schools in Boston, MA, and New Orleans, LA. He holds an AB in English from Duke University. Adam currently serves on his town’s elected School Committee and is a Trust