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Chris Torquato

Vice President of Procurement Operations

Value Delivered

Chris is responsible for overseeing purchasing, which includes supply ordering, subcontracts, equipment rentals, shipping/receiving, and facility maintenance. He is also responsible for ensuring that all procured items meet the required quality standards and specifications. Additionally, he leads the charge in sourcing new suppliers, negotiating purchasing agreements, and maintaining vendor relations.


Chris first joined Dynalectric in 1992 as a material handler on the Hyatt Regency project in downtown San Diego. Due to his hard work and dedication, he was promoted to purchasing agent in 1996. Chris then worked his way up the ranks and was promoted to purchasing director in 2014. 

Chris is well respected by customers for his positive demeanor and ability to problem solve under pressure.

The Personal Side

In his downtime, Chris enjoys spending time outdoors with his two sons and getting out for an occasional round of golf on the weekends.