Kluster needs to choose a leader who can provide them with the vision to make good decisions and
the maturity to attract investment capital. The company needs to know if, and when the founder Ben
Kaufman should resume leadership of the company.
Kluster needs a CEO who has the expertise to know the value of ideas; which ones are profitable
and which ones are not. It is critical to the success of the firm to have a leader who can separate the
company from competitors by knowing how to identify opportunities and when to act. It also needs to
limit the cost of its leadership search and maximize the potential for outside investment. These are
the financial considerations that are critical to the success of this firm.
After considering all of the relevant analyses, Team3 Innovations recommends tha