Press Release: Impendi Announces Two Promotions To Principal

Last Updated: April 21, 2020

Impendi – a leading consulting firm that delivers cost reduction programs, revenue growth solutions, and continuous analytics for clients across a broad range of industries and services – announced today the promotion of two individuals to the role of principal.

The promotions span critical areas of Impendi’s strategic sourcing services and solidify the individuals’ leadership positions within the company.

“Our principals are ‘best-in-class’ senior advisors,” says Kevin Byrne, CEO of Impendi. “Each person promoted today was chosen based on years of client results they have driven and their professional standing in the marketplace.”

The promoted principals are:

Mark Perez

Mark is a founding team member of Impendi, having joined the team in 2014. He advises private-equity clients and portfolio company executives on critical margin improvement opportunities.

Mark has more than 15 years of experience working across a wide range of companies and brings a unique mix of sourcing strategy and operations expertise to his engagements. He also has extensive experience in leading procurement organization transformations and has led numerous operational improvement efforts and complex supplier negotiations on behalf of clients. Mark has an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.

Chris Talbot

Chris Talbot

Chris has 20+ years of experience in strategic sourcing and procurement. He has held senior roles at Caesars Entertainment and T-Mobile, including Vice President of Procurement & Business Operations. He also has extensive experience in sourcing technology and various indirect and direct category expertise, specializing in technology services, hardware and software.

Chris obtained a BA from St. Regis University, and an Associate of Science in Fire Science, College of the Air Force.

The Impendi principals will work to maintain a strong balance between growing and developing Impendi as a firm, as well as leading and driving critical client initiatives.

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