Stephen (Steve) Drozdow

Operating Partner

Steve Drozdow is a seasoned executive with extensive experience in Strategy, Marketing & Sales, Maximizing Organizational Effectiveness and Operations.

Directly prior to joining the Clarity roster in 2014, Steve served as President and CEO of Wheaton Industries – a broad line manufacturer of life science and laboratory products. Steve began his stint with Wheaton as an Alcan operating unit, stewarding its spin off to the PE firm River Associates in late 2006 and subsequently to PNC Equity Partners in mid-2010.

At Wheaton, Steve engaged Clarity several times over the years to perform custom market research in support of targeted organic growth initiatives. He also evaluated several Wheaton add on acquisition opportunities introduced by Clarity.

Prior to Wheaton, Steve served in increasingly senior roles with multiple industrial and life science manufacturers, including Honeywell, Dow Chemical, and Mettler Toledo.

At Clarity, Steve applies his domain knowledge and functional expertise to help develop value creation strategies for closely held companies that are open to exploring equity investment.

Steve earned a BS in Engineering from Clarkson and MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson. He also has 8 years of military service with the US Army National Guard

Email address: drozdow@claritycorporategrowth.com