Nathan Estruth is a Senior Advisor at ArkMalibu. He is an experienced Fortune 20 global executive and board member skilled in innovation, strategy, and culture & talent development. For 27 years at Procter & Gamble, Nathan distinguished himself as a global leader in driving business growth via technology, business model, and organizational innovation.
As a Vice-President and Officer at P&G for over 12 years, Nathan led P&G’s corporate new business development and corporate innovation fund. He also served for 4+ years as President & CEO of a software and manufacturing start-up in injection molding and tooling for P&G. His industry experience includes consumer products, services, health care, food/beverage, plastics, laundry & dry cleaning, retail, franchising, manufacturing, pet/animal health, media, and beauty care.
Nathan has served on the Boards of Songbird (medical device), Agile Pursuits (Tide Dry Cleaners), Navigenics (genomics), and MDVIP (health care). In 2017, he joined the Board of KPS Global (Fort Worth, TX) and became Vice-Chairman of the Board in 2018. He also serves as an Executive Partner with D Cubed Group LLC, a Private Equity group (NY).
Sharing his keen insights and expertise with others, Nathan has spoken at Wharton’s Executive Leadership Program, Harvard Business School’s Entrepreneurship conference, Tsinghua University (Beijing), the Online to Profit conference, the Center for Corporate Innovation CTO Innovation and CEO Forums, and was a keynote speaker at the 2010 World Health Care Congress and the 2017 Greater Cincinnati CEO/CIO Forum.
Nathan earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science International Relations from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and spent an additional year of graduate study at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
Nathan and his wife Madonna have been married for 26 years and have raised their four children in southwest Ohio. Their oldest son is 22 years old and has profound cerebral palsy. Their oldest daughter is a sophomore at Hillsdale College, and their twins are high school sophomores at a Classical, Christian School in Mason, OH.