Chief Financial Officer
Kristofer Howard is the Chief Financial Officer of Filtration Group Corporation. Prior to joining Filtration Group, Mr. Howard served as the CFO for Medline Industries, the largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of healthcare supplies in the world. Mr. Howard was part of the executive team responsible for an 80%+ growth in revenue, driven primarily through organic activity. While at Medline, Mr. Howard was also responsible for the P&L of select international markets as well as being intimately involved in both strategy and business development. Prior to Medline, Mr. Howard spent over 10 years at Baxter International, where he held progressive financial and general management roles, including several years living outside of the US. He began his career at KPMG.
Mr. Howard graduated from Eastern Illinois University, and went on to earn his MBA at the University of Chicago. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors for privately held Nielsen Massey Vanillas, and is a supporter of multiple charitable organizations.