Lipari Foods Names Zachary Gordon Chief Financial Officer
WARREN, MICH. – Lipari Foods announced Zachary (Zac) Gordon has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Gordon will succeed Dave Littleson, who announced his retirement earlier this year. As CFO, Gordon’s leadership and insights will bolster the financial operations and play a pivotal role in navigating the strategic direction focused on company growth.
Zac is a proven finance executive and is a great addition to our leadership team. With his strong strategic acumen, broad skill set and shared understanding of our commitment to our customers, he is poised to play an essential role in steering our financial direction and contributing to our continued growth and success.
—Thom Lipari, CEO of Lipari Foods
Gordon brings to Lipari Foods extensive experience in operational finance, financial planning and analysis, financial intelligence, accounting, corporate development and M&A. Gordon was most recently serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Joyson Safety Systems (JSS). Prior to JSS, Gordon spent over seven years as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance – Advanced Safety and User Experience Segment at Aptiv PLC. Earlier in his career, Gordon spent over fourteen years at SPX Corporation working in various financial leadership positions, including Vice President of Corporate Finance, and Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions.
Zac holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business with a focus on Accounting from Western Michigan University and holds a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certificate. A Michigan native, Zac enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.