The operating partners of Connected Sensor Solutions have 50+ years of experience in leadership, consulting and management. Specific expertise includes industrial technologies, wireless communication, continuous improvement, strategic planning and hands-on operation of various business enterprises.
H. John Livingston
John was a Senior Partner with McKinsey & Co., the global management consultancy, where he led its Chicago Office and Wireless Practices. He also helped open the firm's offices in South Africa and Southeast Asia while living overseas for four years. He spent 20 years partnering closely with management teams to help them develop and execute growth strategies. John currently serves on the board of Advanced Micro Instruments, a gas analysis instrumentation company. He also serves on boards of multiple charitable institutions in Chicago including the Museum of Science and Industry and Big Shoulders Fund. He is currently the co-chairman of Chicago's Green Ribbon Committee driving sustainability efforts in the city.
Kurt W. Schiller
Kurt has extensive operational experience having served in CEO and Division Management roles in businesses ranging from $15million to $725million in revenue. He has a strong track record in driving significant revenue and margin expansion as well as post-acquisition integration. Addition competencies acquired over the course of his career include S&OP, Lean, Behavior Based Safety and New Product Development.
Investors and Advisors
Our investors and advisors include some of the leading investment families in the United States as well as former CEOs of some of the leading companies in Industrial Technology. This extended family helps us accelerate growth by connecting us to key customers and suppliers as well as providing external perspectives.