Gunnar Counselman

COO, Entangled Group

Interest Areas

Strategic Execution
Change Management
Serving Clients in Politically Challenging Circumstances


Gunnar is the Chief Operating Officer of Entangled Group. From 2011 to 2017, he was founder and CEO of Fidelis Education, the leading Learning Relationship Management (LRM) Software. Gunnar received his training as a strategy consultant from Bain & Company, Innosight Consulting, and Harvard Business School where he conducted early research on the book “Disrupting Class” by Clay Christensen and Michael Horn.

Gunnar is an alumnus of Cornell University, where he majored in economics, and of the United States Marine Corps, where he served as a Human Source Intelligence Officer and deployed to Iraq, Bosnia and the Horn of Africa. Gunnar is the father of a 4 year old skiing enthusiast who can name 90% of the planets visited by characters in Star Wars films.