Chris Kopman is the CEO at Newtrient. In this role Chris is responsible for all financial matters related to Newtrient and plays a key role in advancing Business Development initiatives.
Before coming to Newtrient, Chris was Vice President of Business Services for the Kraft Heinz Company with responsibility for the shared services organization managing the transactions related to the $21B of Net Sales in North America. Over a 16-year career at Kraft, he held various finance roles and spent most of his career supporting the Cheese & Dairy business. Prior to joining Kraft, Chris worked for Caterpillar, Inc. in Peoria. Chris is an experienced finance and business professional with a proven track record of driving strategic initiatives and delivering business results.
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Illinois State University. He lives in Chicago, but also enjoys spending time on the family farm near Peotone.