As the Founder and President of DeKonsultere, I want to thank you for your interest in our services, or thank you for your business if you are a current customer.  You can always contact me personally at, or contact us at, or, lastly, fill out the web form at the bottom of this page.

Eric Dirst is the Founder and President of DeKonsultere. He leverages his  33 years of experience in business and information technology to help senior leaders at startups and growing companies ensure they are leveraging both technology and scalable business operations to grow while increasing margins.  Eric has experience ranging from being a CIO of a Fortune 500/Fortune 1000 company, CTO of a green-field startup, VP of a global consulting practice, COO of a fast growing tech firm and premier AWS partner, and President and P&L leader of a $480MM/revenue division of a publicly traded NYSE firm.  Eric’s industry experience includes: pharmaceuticals, tech startups, higher education, manufacturing services, technology consulting, strategy consulting, state/local government, transportation, logistics, and professional education. Mr. Dirst also has served on numerous Boards in a Governance, Executive and Advisor role, with private companies, startups, and publicly traded companies. For more information on the President of DeKonsultere please visit his LinkedIn Profile.

Outside of work, Eric’s passion is spending time with his family, ice hockey, running, triathlons, and reading.  Occasionally he climbs mountains with some great friends, and if he’s lucky, he gets to go skiing once in a blue moon.  

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