Tim Drozd is Chief Financial Officer for Kaufman Hall, responsible for directing the overall financial and accounting practices of the company. This includes financial planning and analysis, budgeting, cash management, investments, insurance and real estate affairs, audit coordination, taxes, and employee health and savings benefits. With nearly 25 years of experience, his focus is on directing and supporting Kaufman Hall’s strategic corporate growth.
Prior to joining Kaufman Hall, Mr. Drozd worked for Nielsen for more than a decade, where he held senior finance positions including CFO roles for the Media and Global Buy divisions. He also served in commercial pricing roles, partnering closely with professional services teams to negotiate large client contracts and leveraging best practices globally to drive topline growth.
Prior to Nielsen, Mr. Drozd served as a Director with Archstone Consulting, where he advised consumer packaged goods, retail, and private equity portfolio company clients on growth strategies, strategic sourcing, and business process improvement. Earlier in his career, he was a Product Development Team Leader across three consumer brands at Kimberly-Clark.
Mr. Drozd holds an M.B.A. in Finance, Marketing, and Strategy from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Purdue University.