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Mark A. Pfister is a proficient Board Director and CEO with experience across multiple industry verticals. He is the creator of the ‘Board as a Service’ (BaaS) engagement model, an industry he is credited with inventing, and frequently lectures on this topic. He is also a 'Board Macro-Influencer' reaching monthly 48,000+ exceptional business leaders, Board Directors, Board Advisors, and C-Level leaders in over 70 countries through his widely-read 'Across the Board' digital publication. He holds an International Board Director Competency Designation (IBDC.D) through M. A. Pfister Strategy Group, is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) through the Project Management Institute, earned a Global ESG Board Certification (GCB.D) through the Competent Boards program, and holds a Certified Cyber Intelligence Professional Board Certification (CCIP) through the McAfee Institute.

In Board Director circles, Mr. Pfister has earned the nickname 'The Board Architect.'

Board - Available

I am always excited to learn about motivated organizations and the mutual opportunities they present. Looking for an Independent / Outside / Non-Executive Board Director, or Board Advisor who not only brings experience and enthusiasm, but also the structure and knowledge of modern Board operations? Want a known 'Board Macro-Influencer' on your team? I'm your candidate. Available for public, private, nonprofit, and private equity (PE) organization opportunities with Board Committee focus in Strategic Planning, Governance, Technology & Cybersecurity, and Nominating.

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Mark A. Pfister

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