Peter Lindgren, President & CEO, OtterBox/LifeProof
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 Otter Products team, Lindgren spent more than 25 years in the electronics manufacturing services industry at both private and public companies, most recently serving as executive vice president of global operations for product lifecycle solutions firm Celestica Inc. 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 Otter Products team as chief operating officer in 2012, later assuming the roles of president and CEO. 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 CEO, 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.