Boris Sigal

Co-Executive Director / Community Purchasing Alliance (CPA)

Boris Sigal works to make sure CPA has the capacity to provide a great experience for member institutions and vendors alike. That includes building out operational systems to accommodate an increasing number of customers and service offerings, benchmarks that maintain financial strength, and strategies to continue to grow cooperative purchasing and social impact opportunities.

Prior to CPA, Boris was the Director of Business Development at New Haven Works, where he focused on building closer relationships with the regional business community and aligning local hiring opportunities with large employers like Yale University and Yale-New Haven Health. Before coming to New Haven in 2012, he served as the Director of Finance and Operations at Groundswell, a not-for-profit social enterprise in Washington DC. There he oversaw financial, legal, human resources, and IT, and worked on procuring and managing service contracts with local, state, and federal government, businesses, and community institutions.

Boris holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Cognitive Science from the University of Michigan.