Executive Director, Member Engagement, Corporate Leadership The Conference Board
Chris Skroupa has extensive background in developing conferences for institutional investors. Prior to his most recent role as Director of Marketing for Kaplan Fox LLP, he was the Deputy Managing Director of Information Management Network (IMN), an independent conference developer. During his tenure at IMN, Chris had P&L responsibility for IMN’s investment management division, including a portfolio of 50 conferences covering corporate governance, risk management, socially responsible investing and sustainability - in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Prior to this, Chris spent 5 years in NY State government, 11 years in investment management, and in business development roles in financial publishing/media including Euromoney and Forbes.
Chris is also a contributor to Forbes.com, bringing institutional investors together to discuss the divergence of perspectives amongst experts on best practices in creating long term value.
Chris is a graduate of Union College, Schenectady, NY where he received a BA in Political Science/History. He holds a Masters Degree in Education from SUNY Albany and an advanced management certificate in Education Policy Studies from the Rockefeller Institute of Public Policy. He completed his course work for his Doctorate of Education, with a focus on education policy.
He lives in Gardiner, NY. He loves running, working on his house, reading historical biography and traveling.