Since co-founding Visible Value in 2003, Chandra Storrusten has served as Chief Value Creation Officer and Managing Director. She fosters sustainable value creation strategies that allow organizations around the globe to capitalize on pivotal opportunities during growth, transitions, and transformations. Chandra advises clients on strategy development and execution; organizational development; client and employee experience (CX & EX); core value emergence; service innovation; market entry and disruption; cultural engagement; M&A strategy, due diligence, and integration; and exit strategies and succession planning. Her multi-disciplinary approach creates authentic strategies that mobilize organizations through engaged internal and external stakeholders.
Chandra has also led two successful turnarounds. The first enabled the sale of the firm to a company entering the market and the second led to the acquisition of the firm by a competitor. Previously, she held leadership positions in a second-generation family-owned firm, a Fortune 500 company, and a venture capital-backed software start-up.
Chandra serves on a think tank for client experience in professional services and regularly presents at national industry conferences including ACEC, AGC, CFMA, CXps, SMPS, and Smart Start on value creation, strategic implementation, organizational development, women in the boardroom, client experience (CX), and other management and leadership topics.
She has guest lectured at SKEMA Business School and served on a variety of panels at the Women’s Leadership Summit at Duke University – Fuqua School of Business and Duke University’s Volunteer Weekend. Chandra obtained an Executive MBA from Duke University – Fuqua School of Business in 2003 and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business with a Law Minor from Pace University.
Duke University – Triangle Board of Directors and Fuqua School of Business Representative
Tammy Lynn Center for Developmental Disabilities – Board of Directors, Executive Committee Member, and Nominating & Engagement Committee Chair
North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) – Board of Advisors
reacHire – Board of Advisors
Organization of Women in International Trade Greater Triangle Chapter – Board of Advisors Chair & Co-Founder
Information Services Advisory Board (ISAB) Town of Cary, North Carolina – Past Board Member
Duke University Fuqua School of Business – Triangle Alumni Club Co-Leader
Duke University – Annual Start-Up Challenge Judge
Duke University – Alumni Admissions Advisory Committee (AAAC) Member
Duke University – Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE) Social Impact Business Plan Competition Past Judge