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Bruce Krysiak

Executive Partner
Caltius Capital Management (Los Angeles, CA)


Mr. Bruce W. Krysiak is an Executive Partner at Caltius Capital Management. He has been an Executive Partner of Arena Capital Partners since October 1999. Mr. Krysiak has over 30 years of executive operating experience in and assists in evaluating opportunities in both the consumer services and business services industries. He has held a variety of senior level management positions in his career including posts as the President and Chief Operating Officer at Toys “R” Us from April 1998 to March 1999, at Dollar General Corporation from January 1997 to April 1998, and at Circle K Corporation from April 1995 to May 1996. Previously, he has served as the Chief Executive Officer of a regional supermarket chain. Earlier in his career, Mr. Krysiak was a Senior Officer at the Southland Corporation. He has also managed an international consulting firm, venture start-up companies, and turnaround situations.


Mr. Krysiak holds a combined B.S. and M.B.A. from Cornell University.