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christina hachikian

Interim Chief Operating Officer

Christina Hachikian serves as interim chief operating officer at StriveTogether.

Christina Hachikian is a fractional executive working with both nonprofit and for-profit organizations to deliver results and drive social change. She specializes in working hand in hand with leadership teams in times of transition and growth, leveraging her background in finance, entrepreneurship and academia. As founder of Hatch Gemini, she launched her consultancy in 2021, drawing upon more than 25 years of experience working in dynamic social impact environments. As a recognized thought leader, she has presented to audiences across the globe, taught classes at a world-class business school and was recognized in Crain’s Chicago List of 40 under 40 in 2019.

Hachikian’s drive comes from a deep-seated belief in the power of social ventures to rectify the systems that negatively affect people’s lives. Her greatest professional fulfillment comes from engineering social impact ideas into viable business models. At the core, she is an operational leader who consistently moves ambiguous objectives to tangible results, as evidenced during her career at the intersection of social entrepreneurship, academia and commercial banking.

Hachikian holds a master’s of business administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, with a focus on strategic management and managerial and organizational behavior. She also earned an bachelor’s in public policy from the University of Chicago.