Bradford Leach

Director, Operational Excellence

Bradford Leach joined American Securities in 2023. He provides strategic and tactical operational support to our portfolio companies. Bradford supports our CEOs with efforts that include acquisition due diligence and integration, continuous improvement, and manufacturing excellence.

Prior to joining American Securities, Bradford was a Managing Director in the Alvarez & Marsal Private Equity Performance Improvement Group, specialized in business turnaround, diligence, cross-functional performance improvement and post-merger integration. Prior to Alvarez & Marsal, he held various Business Development, Commercial and Supply Chain roles at Performance Fibers, BASF, and Milliken & Company.

Bradford received a BS in Management from Florida State University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.


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Representative Expertise

Capital project design, sourcing, and execution

Energy demand and cost management

Lean Six Sigma and continuous improvement

M&A integration

Manufacturing and logistics design

New product development and launch


Quality improvement programs

Sales and operations planning

Working capital optimization