Peter Lindgren, President & Chief Operating Officer
Lindgren holds an undergraduate degree from The Colorado College in business economics, and completed executive education programs in finance at The Stanford Graduate School of Business and in strategy at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining the OtterBox team, Lindgren spent more than 25 years in the electronics manufacturing services industry at both private and public companies. He held various leadership positions in general management, operations, sales and marketing, most recently serving as executive vice president of global operations for Celestica, a product lifecycle solutions company. In this position he was responsible for 20,000 employees operating in 27 sites throughout North America, Europe and Asia across nine market segments, delivering $7 billion in revenue.
Lindgren was recruited to join the OtterBox team in 2012. His approach to strategic growth, expertise in operational excellence and successful track record in business development and leadership have proven to be an invaluable addition to the fast-growing company. As president and COO, Lindgren is tasked with maintaining and enhancing operational excellence delivering on the company’s strong brand reputation and leading key strategic initiatives aimed at maintaining the company’s leadership position in the industry.