Peter Tarhanidis

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Peter Tarhanidis is a proven & highly versatile senior executive passionate about empowering exceptional performance in leaders & teams to advance the needs of a firm & society. Peter seeks roles in mid-sized firms with $5B revenues that need an executive or board advisor who can restructure & refocus a business for sustainable growth & expand the brand’s distinction. Peter is a leadership & management expert with mastery in business strategic planning & execution, transformation, operations, IT & financial mgmt. He tallied a $2B track record directing firms to maximize growth & profitability amid competition and constant change. Peter is entrepreneurial & investment-minded relying on fact-based quality decision methods & diagnostic expertise to deliver premier performance. He analyzes asset utilization, re-engineers processes to increase productivity, simplifies operations & installs world-class capabilities. Peter consults across F100s in Healthcare, Manufacturing, Business Software & Svs., Consumer Goods, Comm. Media & Entertainment, Water & Waste Energy.

Mr. Tarhanidis launched Praxis Advisory to inspire leaders to adapt contemporary & innovative models to create value, change & sustainable business performance. Peter is an authentic leader flexing between servant, transformation & situational styles striving to set cultures of excellence. He is a people-centered leader who builds relationships by influencing stakeholder consensus, cultivating Voice of Customer, negotiating suppliers & harnessing teams to purposeful action.

Mr. Tarhanidis' academic roles include Lecturer Applied Analytics, Columbia University, focused on the Organization, Strategy and Change Mgmt. Adjunct at DeVry & Keller Mgmt. Univ. on Bus. Apps & Telecom Networking. Peter seeks to inspire lifelong learning as part of the value of an individual's performance in their community & respective industry. His research interests are Leadership, Management, Human Rights, Orthodox Christianity & Byzantine Empire.

Mr. Tarhanidis holds a Ph.D. in Leadership, M.B.A & BA in Economics. He is a certified PMP, LEAN Six Sigma Blackbelt, ITIL v3 & multi IT credentials. Peter is a well-respected thought leader, trusted advisor, insightful industry analyst, dedicated board director & academic professor.

Contact Peter for board & executive roles, consulting, speaking, or executive coaching engagements.