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Ann Bares is the Managing Partner of Altura Consulting Group, LLC. She has over 20 years of experience consulting in the areas of compensation and performance management.

Ann has worked with a variety of client organizations in auditing, designing and implementing executive compensation plans, base salary structures, variable and incentive compensation programs, sales compensation programs, and performance management systems. She has extensive experience in developing and conducting training and communication programs to support compensation and performance management initiatives. Her clients have included public and privately held businesses, both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, early stage entrepreneurial organizations and larger established companies.

Ann is a frequent speaker to industry and professional groups, and has authored several articles, on the topics of compensation and performance management. She is a regular instructor for the University of Minnesota, and has served as adjunct faculty at Concordia University.