Dan Schechter is a Managing Director in L.E.K. Consulting’s Los Angeles office, and leads the Media, Entertainment, and Technology Practice. At L.E.K, Dan improves the cash flow and value of client companies. He advises clients on new business development, growth strategies, mergers and acquisitions, cost control, pricing, marketing, competitive strategies, and other critical issues.
Mr. Schechter originally joined L.E.K. in 1986 as a Consultant. Prior to joining L.E.K., Mr. Schechter created and funded new businesses, evaluated business plans and company operations for many high growth companies while at Xerox Venture Capital. Before that, while at Boston Consulting Group, he advised diverse clients within all aspects of management consulting.
Mr. Schechter holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University and an undergraduate degree with concentration in Applied Mathematics with Economics, Operations Research, and Computer Science from Harvard University where he graduated A.B. cum laude.