Before joining Knauf in 2011, Chris served as Chief Financial Officer at Vodafone Americas Inc., a financial holding company forthe world’s leading wireless telecommunications firm. There he managed U.S. cash flows of $3.5 Billion annually, assisted with enterprise valuations of the company’s portfolio of wireless operating companies including Verizon Wireless, and co-led efforts towards a successful $1.4 Billion private placement debt offering.
Chris combines financial expertise with entrepreneurial thinking, and is especially adept at implementing strategic objectives to support business growth and drive shareholder value. He began his career with Arthur Andersen LLP and is a licensed CPA. Chris enjoys adventure travel, hiking andclimbing in Colorado and Montana, and spending time outdoors with his family.