Vice President, Business Development and Strategy
Mr. Christian is Vice President of Business Development and Strategy at Aclara (recently acquired by Hubbell). At Aclara, Erik is responsible for business and corporate development initiatives including mergers and acquisitions, strategic partnerships and joint ventures; and BD and corporate development processes including identification, evaluation, negotiation, due diligence and cross-functional coordination of opportunities to grow Aclara’s overall market share in the utility space. In addition, Erik leads Aclara’s strategic planning process, development and coordination of Aclara business units’ long term strategies.
Prior to joining Aclara, Erik held various leadership roles in P&L, marketing, business development, product management and investment banking. Erik is also a Co-Founder and Vice President at The Elpis Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to raising funds for cancer related causes.
Session name: Executive Summit