Managing Director, Corporate Development
Blair Nelson is responsible for the development and execution of strategic initiatives across the firm, including supporting divisional planning efforts and assessing new business opportunities. Before joining Gordon Brothers in 2014, Blair was a Principal with L.E.K. Consulting, a global strategy consulting firm, where he led case teams in client engagement, developed proposals and generated proprietary IP for the industrial group. Prior to this, he served as the General Manager, Corporate Development for Fletcher Building in New Zealand, a multi-national industrial conglomerate. He also previously worked as a consultant at Bain & Company. Blair holds a BS of Engineering from the University of Auckland, a MS of Engineering in Management from the University of Canterbury and an MBA from the University of Michigan.