Chris Lazzara joined NRI in 2000 and quickly grew through the company ranks becoming the CEO of NRI in 2009. As the leader of the worldwide leader in structural composite and reinforcement solutions company he encourages his team to challenge everything. This ideology and pursuit of innovation has lead to breakthroughs in the composite reinforcement space. This allows NRI to provide the best products with unequivocal service.
Chris is the holder of numerous patents in both the application of composite technology as well as the application, manufacturing methods and field deployment of these technologies. Some of these patents include Deep Sea ROV deployment, Horizontal Directional Drilling applications, Manufacturing methods for improving strength to weight ratios as well as quality and reliability of manufacturing improvements.
He has been published in various technical articles and industry related papers. Chris is a participative leader in pushing composite technology into more and more advanced applications since he believes that composites are the future of building materials.
Chris received a Bachelors degree in Finance from the Florida State University College of Business.
He also serves as Charmain of the Board for NRI Holdings LLC which owns subsidiaries: FloTex LLC, NRI Europe Ltd., NRI Latin America LLC and NRI Middle East S.P.C.