Chairman and CEO
Christopher B. Sullivan is Chairman and CEO of Primus Technologies. Previously, he served as Vice President of Business Development and as Vice President of Operations, where he led improvements to the company’s supply chain and manufacturing processes. Before joining Primus Technologies, Mr. Sullivan raised and managed $200 million at Goldman Sachs in the firm’s Private Client Services group. He began his career with American Power Conversion, where he served as District Manager of the firm’s 4-state region based in Denver, Colorado.
Mr. Sullivan is a member of the Board of Trustees of Bucknell University. He also serves on the Geisinger Health System Foundation Board of Directors, Geisinger Health Plan Board of Directors, Geisinger Health System Advisory Council, the Geisinger-Bucknell Autism and Developmental Medicine Institute Advisory Council and the Bucknell Business Advisory Board. He received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Bucknell University, his MBA from UNC Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and attended Harvard Business School’s Executive Education program.
Steve Stone is President of Primus Technologies Corp. Prior to joining Primus, He served as Vice President of Aleris International’s Global Commercial and Defense Plate business where his responsibilities included developing a greenfield mill operation and the defense segment. Mr. Stone also served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Aleris’ $1.6 billion North American Rolled Products division.
Previously, Mr. Stone held a series of executive leadership positions at Cytec Industries, where he was Vice President, High Performance Industrial Materials and Vice President, Sales and Customer Service for the Performance Specialties Division.
Mr. Stone holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Connecticut School of Business and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Manhattan College. He is a registered Professional Engineer and active with the American Cancer Society.
Director of Quality Assurance
Robert Feller is the Director of Quality Assurance for Primus Technologies. Mr. Feller’s quality assurance background spans 30 years working in the aerospace industry. Prior to joining Primus, Mr Feller served as Director of Quality for Triumph Corporation previously Goodrich Engine Control Systems North America. While at Goodrich, Mr. Feller served on the Corporate Quality Council representing the Engine Controls North American division.
Previously, Mr. Feller served as Quality Authority for Hamilton Sundstrand division of United Technologies Corporation. Mr. Feller holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Bridgeport. He is a certified auditor for SAE Aerospace Quality Standard AS9100C and was certified as an A.C.E. (Achieving Competitive Excellence) practitioner from Ito University.
Vice President of New Business Development and Strategic Initiatives
Larry Veiga is Vice President of New Business Development and Strategic Initiatives. Prior to joining Primus, he held senior leadership positions in the Flextronics Global Aerospace and Defense segment, serving as both a General Manager of the Center of Excellence and as Sr. Director of Global Business Development. Mr. Veiga also served as Vice President of Program Management at Stellar Microelectronics, where he assisted in their growth to a $100M run rate.
Previously, Mr. Veiga held key acquisition and divestiture managerial positions in multiple Merger and Acquisition projects, and he was a Co-Founder of RAD PCBA which concentrated on circuit board assembly, cable assembly, and box build efforts in multiple business segments. Mr. Veiga is an accomplished amateur cyclist who mentors both upcoming cyclists and fledgling entrepreneurs in his community.