People profile - Chris Grefe

Chris Grefe

Chris Grefe

Consultant

  • Favorite quote
    “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”
  • Experience
    My consulting career began after I received my MBA from The University of Texas at Austin. I joined PricewaterhouseCoopers in Denver in their IT Strategy practice, worked for IBM Global Services (after they acquired PricewaterhouseCoopers) in their Business Transformation Outsourcing group, moved to Point B for Project Leadership, then to Infinitive in Washington D.C. for Business Transformation, and finally to Slalom here in San Diego in their Delivery Leadership practice.
  • What makes a great consultant?
    A great consultant continually asks questions, constantly striving to fully understand and address the client’s needs.
  • What’s your favorite part of your job?
    The challenge of a new client and project.
  • What was your first job?
    Grocery bagger at Safeway.
  • People would be surprised to hear that I worked as...
    a Realtor in Northern Virginia.
  • I have lived/worked in the following cities:
    Great Falls VA, Reston VA, Washington DC, Austin TX, Denver CO, San Diego CA
  • Education
    BBA in Finance from James Madison University, MBA in Information Management from The University of Texas at Austin
  • Charities
    RottieAid Rottweiler Rescue, The Wild Animal Sanctuary (Colorado)
  • Hobbies
    Fostering rottweilers, martial arts, wine and I have a borderline obsession with Tottenham Hotspur Football Club – Come on You Spurs!