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Chris-Leader

Christopher
Leader

Principal, ExecHQ Alliance
Based in Lakewood Ranch, FL
Experienced As:

CEO, COO

Expertise Includes:

  • Business Operations
  • Change Management
  • Critical Thinking
  • Data-Driven Decision-Making
  • Entrepreneurial Thinking
  • M & A Experience
  • Process Improvement
  • Quality Management
  • Strategic Planning
    • Business Operations
    • Change Management
    • Critical Thinking
    • Data-Driven Decision-Making
    • Entrepreneurial Thinking
    • M & A Experience
    • Process Improvement
    • Quality Management
    • Strategic Planning

Chris has held a number of significant roles in his career, including:

1) President & CEO of private equity owned Paradigm Electronics, Inc. & MartinLogan, Ltd. (2014 to 2019)

2) Managing Partner at Hi-Beam Consulting LLC (2012 to 2013)

3) President & COO, Board of Directors Chairperson at Hoshizaki America, Inc. (2010 to 2012)

4) VP Operations with COO duties at Skyline Corporation – SKY – NYSE (1997 to 2009)

Prior to this, Chris was VP of Operations at Trek Bicycle Corporation, held various roles in management at Ford Motor Company and General Motors Corporation, and was a Lieutenant, Surface Warfare Officer in the U.S. Navy.

Chris has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Notre Dame, and an MBA at The University of Michigan, Ross School of Business.

Chris is based in Lakewood Ranch, Florida.