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Dr. Mark L. Frigo
Center for Strategy, Execution, and Valuation

(312) 362-8784
(312) 896-9018

Ledger & Quill Alumni Foundation Distinguished Professor of Strategy and Leadership

Executive Director, Strategic Risk Management Lab

Kellstadt Graduate School of Business

School of Accountancy & MIS

DePaul University,
Suite 6000
1 E. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604

Dr. Mark L. Frigo Ph.D., CPA, CMA

Dr. Mark Frigo is Director of the Center for Strategy, Execution and Valuation and Director of the Strategic Risk Management Lab in the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul University in Chicago. He is Ledger & Quill Alumni Foundation Distinguished Professor of Strategy and Leadership at DePaul. Please see for his latest articles, books, and presentations.

Author of six books and over 100 articles, his work is published in leading business journals including Harvard Business Review. Dr. Frigo is a globally recognized thought leader, eclectic scholar and advisor in the areas of strategic leadership, innovation and growth strategy, strategic valuation and strategic risk management. He is a CPA and holds a Ph.D. in Econometrics. His professional career has included corporate strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions, valuation consulting and management consulting. He is a sought-after speaker and advisor to global firms seeking to achieve sustainable high performance through focused strategy and execution.

Recognized as a dynamic speaker, he is the three-time recipient of the Economos Distinguished Teaching Award in the Kellstadt MBA program at DePaul (which has been ranked in the Top 10 of part-time MBA Programs by US News & World Report) and numerous awards from professional organizations for his executive education programs. He presents keynote presentations and executive workshops to Fortune 100 companies, trade associations and professional organizations throughout the United States, Latin America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Dr. Frigo speaks, teaches and consults globally, advising organizations seeking to become high performance companies.

Dr. Frigo is co-creator of the revolutionary Return Driven Strategy framework which is used by corporate management teams, boards of directors and money managers to make the connection between a company's business plans and market valuation. He is co-author (with Joel Litman) of DRIVEN - Business Strategy, Human Actions and the Creation of Wealth. He is an advisor to boards of directors and executive teams.

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