Lisa Cradit
Lisa is a managing director in the corporate advisory practice with 25 years of experience advising the C-Suite on business-critical issues that help build brands, protect reputations and assist organizations in reaching capital markets. She focuses on corporate communications with specialization in mergers and acquisitions, reputation and crisis management, category creation and branding, internal communications, thought leadership and executive visibility. Her expertise is in directing large global client relationships spanning multiple markets. Her sector experience is heavily concentrated within energy, industrials, financial services and technology with a secondary emphasis on consumer packaged goods and retail. Nearly half of Lisa’s career was spent within public and private companies in various communications roles.

Prior to joining H+K, Lisa led global communications for the oldest and largest private equity firm in energy where she managed a range of financial and transaction-related communications issues. She led the technology practice at financial communications firm Financial Dynamics, now a part of FTI Consulting. She also served in various senior communication roles within L-1 Identity Solutions, FitzGerald Communications (an Omnicom agency) and BMC Software, among others.