International Trade Consultant
Areas of expertise for Chris include global business development; trade, materials and social compliance; and contract negotiation. He also has vast experience in political risk management, business and market development as well as vendor and customer relationships and retention. Chris also enjoys working with foreign market research and analysis, supply chain and logistics management and global import and export compliance. He has additional experience in sales management, operations and U.S. Customs brokerage.
Chris loves to collaborate and tends to be detailed, overly detailed at times. He’s pretty laid back and looks for opportunities to learn or expand his knowledge; thus, he loves to hear others’ thoughts on a project or topic.
One favorite aspect of his job is helping others. He really loves seeing others succeed and knowing that, quietly and to himself, he might have been a part of that success.
Projects that are most meaningful to Chris are those in which process is developed to help the customer realize greater efficiency or market share.
Chris is part of a paranormal investigation team -which is really cool, especially when the team examines evidence looking for anomalies and reasons they exist. In his local community, Chris can be found bolstering local business growth through education and tourism because he believes in the importance of strong local and regional economies.
- Executive Juris Doctor Purdue Global University – Concord Law School