Kris is a Principal in the Philadelphia office where he focuses on senior-level executive searches in Silicon Valley and across the Northeast in a variety of industries including Enterprise Software, SaaS, Healthcare IT, Telecommunications, E-commerce, and Manufacturing. Kris has experience executing searches for Public, Private and Private Equity funded companies across various functions including HR, Finance, Marketing, IT, Engineering, Sales, and Operations. Kris is a versatile search consultant adept at managing complex searches end to end, driving close engagment with top executives, and driving effective search execution.
Prior to joining Howard Fischer Associates, Kris spent eight years with Philips, the global healthcare, lighting, consumer technology company where he helped build out their global in-house executive search function from the ground up. Kris recruited VP, SVP, and C-Level executives for Philips globally, across all functions (Sales, Marketing, HR, Engineering, and Operations) and across sectors (HealthTech, Lighting, Consumer Products, and Professional Services).
Kris earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from Boston College along with his MBA in e-Business from the University of San Francisco.