Mr. Chiarelli joined SGI in December of 2015 as the Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy. He is responsible for, in partnership with the executive team, defining, evolving and implementing SGI’s strategy across all of its franchises with a focus on value creation. In that context, Ben facilitates and manages the portfolio of internal initiatives, strategic partnerships and transactions from inception to closing including sourcing, funding, negotiation and post-deal integration, execution, and monitoring. Mr. Chiarelli is also responsible for managing investor and media relations in partnership with the CFO. Ben joined SGI from Millennium Health, a leading medication solutions company, where he led the strategy and corporate development efforts. Prior to joining industry, Mr. Chiarelli had a nine year tenure on Wall Street, most recently with J.P. Morgan’s healthcare investment banking group where he advised clients on mergers and acquisitions as well as debt and equity capital markets financings. In his career on Wall Street, he executed over $20 billion in transactions.
Mr. Chiarelli earned his MBA from Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business and his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University. Ben serves on the board of American Made Liner Systems and is a Founder/Director of the 32/21 foundation, a college scholarship charity founded in his brother’s honor.