LiveOak Fiber, a regional service provider building and operating a world-class broadband network, has announced it has named Chris Bach as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). 

With over 15 years of experience, Chris will be responsible for overseeing LiveOak Fiber’s financial success. This comes on the heels of the company’s announcement of the recent appointment of Shane Schilling as the company’s new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). These new executive hires showcase that LiveOak is committed to strengthening its team with top-notch talent from the industry.

Chris has a proven ability to steadily increase results and accountability as a CFO for various companies and has a plethora of experience in investment banking, telecommunications, real estate, and government administration. Prior to joining LiveOak, Chris played a pivotal growth role by spearheading Bluebird Network’s investment and merger & acquisition (M&A) opportunities. 

The new CFO expressed his excitement and enthusiasm for joining the LiveOak team. With Chris onboard, he will continue driving value for the company while investing in the various local communities LiveOak Fiber serves. His proven industry and finance experience will ensure LiveOak is best positioned for healthy growth as they continue to invest in key markets in the Southeast. By investing in the communities they serve, LiveOak delivers the digital infrastructure needed for students, teachers, remote workers, residents, office workers, entrepreneurs, and local organizations that drive economic growth and support thriving communities. 

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