Christopher Alger

Chris Alger

Managing Director, Business Performance Improvement


BDO Pittsburgh Office



Executive Summary

W. Christopher Alger is a Managing Director in BDO Consulting’s Pittsburgh office with more than 28 years of experience.  He focuses on the design and delivery of growth-oriented solutions as well as on operationalizing business strategies for national and global multinational companies with operations in several countries.  Chris provides business advisory and consulting services to clients across multiple industries.

Chris works with leadership in organizations having aggressive growth or performance agendas triggered by marketplace disruptions, shifting strategic priorities or the demands of growth expectations related to post-merger integration and associated synergy expectations.  Additionally, he leads efforts around operationalizing strategy, optimizing performance, reducing waste, redundancy and non-value added activities, redesigning operating model, and the leading design and delivery of back-office performance improvement and shared services initiatives. Lastly, Chris leverages all of the above service elements in the context of post-merger and acquisition integration planning and execution.


M.B.A., Katz Business School, University of Pittsburgh
M.S., Geology, West Virginia University
B.A., Geology and Economics, Ohio Wesleyan University

Community Involvement

Central Catholic High School, President’s Campaign Cabinet
St. Louise de Marillac Elementary and Middle School, Strategy Consulting
United Way of Allegheny Country – Strategic Growth Planning - Pro Bono