Carl Craig

Carl Craig serves as a Managing Director for 1stWEST Mergers & Acquisitions. He brings over 20 years of business experience from the analytical instrument, laboratory and medical devices industries. Carl is uniquely positioned to lead our team in the science and medical device sectors. Recently he has integrated the rapidly growing cannabis sector to his area of expertise.

Dr. Craig most recently held the position of Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the Microbial Solutions Division of Charles River (NYSE:CRL).  There he was responsible for the P&L as well as all aspects of operations for this near quarter billion-dollar division.  He was responsible for strategy, growth, globalization as well as merger integration.  During his tenure he lead the business through 5 multinational acquisitions in excess of $250M USD of enterprise value.

Dr. Craig previously served as President of Environmental Resource Ass