Jeffrey SchlarbaumChief Executive Officer, Spartronics
Chief Executive Officer, Spartronics
Jeffrey joined Spartronics in 2022 as Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for the management of the organization’s overall operations. Prior to joining Spartronics, Jeffrey was President & Chief Executive Officer of electronic contract manufacturing services company IEC Electronics Corp (NASDAQ:IEC). From 2015 to 2022, during his tenure at the helm of IEC Electronics Corp, gross profit margins more than doubled and, over the course of six years, sales grew at a CAGR of 24%. In October 2021, he successfully led the sale of IEC to global electronics manufacturing service business, Creation Technologies, for an industry-leading EBITDA multiple. Prior to re-joining IEC Electronics in 2015, he served as Chief Operating Officer of the privately-held laser & optics technology company Lasermax, where he was responsible for all facets of day-to-day operations. From 2005 to 2013, Jeffrey held a variety of roles including President, Executive Vice President, and President of Contract Manufacturing at IEC Electronics Corp where he successfully led its revitalization journey resulting in its transformation from $19M and less than 100 employees to $145M and 950 employees. Earlier in his career, he held executive positions at electronic manufacturing service companies Plexus Corp (NASDAQ:PLXS), Micron Custom Manufacturing, MACK Technologies.
Jeffrey brings over 25+ years of electronics manufacturing services expertise and leadership to Spartronics. He also sits on the board of Lakeland Industries (NASDAQ:LAKE) as Chairman of the Audit Committee.
Jeffrey holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, Magna Cum Laude from National University, San Diego, CA, and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA.