Christine Komola is a distinguished finance executive who has made a significant impact on the animal health technology and services industry. With over 25 years of financial operations and management experience, she has demonstrated exceptional leadership and expertise throughout her career. 

As the CFO of Covetrus Inc., a leading global animal health technology company, she has played a pivotal role in driving its success. Her ascent to the position of CFO at Covetrus Inc. is the culmination of years of hard work and dedication.

Become a Subscriber

Please purchase a subscription to continue reading this article.

Subscribe Now

Before joining Covetrus, Komola served as the Executive Vice President and CFO of Direct Vet Marketing, Inc., which is now known as Vets First Choice. During her tenure, she showcased her financial acumen and strategic prowess, contributing to the company's growth and development.

Prior to her involvement in the animal health industry, Komola held various key positions at Staples Inc., the renowned office supply company. Starting as the Director of General Accounting and Vice President of Planning and Control, she quickly rose through the ranks. Her responsibilities encompassed managing supplier relationships, overseeing marketing programs, and optimizing merchandise assortments. Her remarkable performance led to her appointment as the CFO of Staples, Inc., where she continued to make valuable contributions.

Her extensive experience with Staples Inc. spanned different roles, including Senior Vice President and Controller. Her expertise in financial management and her ability to drive growth strategies propelled her to success. Additionally, she served as the General Merchandise Manager of Furniture and Portfolio Strategy, highlighting her versatility and adaptability.

Beyond her involvement with Staples, she also served as a Director at Acquia, Inc., a leading digital experience platform provider. Her strategic insights and financial expertise proved invaluable to the company's growth and expansion.

Komola's professional achievements are complemented by her personal attributes and dedication to excellence. She holds a B.S. in Business Administration, with a major in Accounting, from Miami University. Her commitment to maintaining the highest professional standards is evident through her certification as a public accountant in 1992. Notably, she is an esteemed member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Her passion for her work is matched by her commitment to community engagement and social responsibility. She actively contributes to various charitable initiatives, leveraging her influence to make a positive impact beyond the business realm. Her philanthropic efforts demonstrate her compassionate nature and desire to give back to society.

As she continues to shape the future of Covetrus Inc., Komola stands as a remarkable figure in both the business world and the animal health sector.