Hilti Group, Liechtenstein
Avi Kahn has been a Member of the Executive Board of the Hilti Group since January 2020and is responsible for the Asian and American markets. In 2004 Mr. Kahn started his Hilti career as a territory sales representative in San Francisco. From there, he was promoted to regional manager for San Diego and Hawaii. In 2008, he took on greater responsibility as the Chicago-based West Great Lakes division manager. In January 2011, Mr. Kahn took an international assignment as president of Hilti Canada before being promoted to General Manager for the entire North American region in January 2017. Mr. Kahn is also involved with many charitable organizations; including serving as a foundation board member of Children’s Medical Center of Dallas and was on the Canadian Habitat for Humanity leadership Council. He is committed to elevating women into leadership positions through his involvement as a Catalyst for Change CEO and was named the “2018 Man Enough to be a Girl Scout” by the Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas. He is also a member of the ownership advisory group of the Dallas Stars hockey team. A member of the Dallas Regional Chamber board of directors and executive committee, Mr. Kahn also chairsthe international task force. Mr. Kahn holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, Information Technology, from The Interdisciplinary Center and a Master of Business Administration, International Business, from Bellevue University.