LDR Advisory Partners Acquires Kennedy Machine and Appoints Zach Kennedy as Managing Principal and CEO
LDR Advisory Partners announces that Zach Kennedy, former CEO of Kennedy Machine, assumes the role of Managing Principal and CEO, following LDRA’s strategic acquisition of the Austin-based management consulting firm.
Houston, Tex., Dec. 21, 2023 — LDR Advisory Partners (“LDRA”), a leading veteran-owned boutique management consulting firm, announces that effective January 1, 2024, Zach Kennedy, former CEO of Kennedy Machine, assumes the role of Managing Principal and CEO, following LDRA’s strategic acquisition of the Austin-based management consulting firm.
LDRA, known for its distinctive approach to complex strategic initiatives, emphasizes disciplined, dynamic, and goal-oriented project execution. This strategic move underscores LDRA’s commitment to expanding its capabilities and offering clients enhanced expertise in navigating complex business operations.
Zach Kennedy stands out as a versatile leader with experience across diverse industries, spanning government, technology, manufacturing, and professional services. A West Point and Cornell Business School graduate, Zach also brings a wealth of experience from his military career, serving over a decade as a U.S. Army Infantry Officer and later in the Finance Corps. LDRA's acquisition of Kennedy Machine strengthens the firm’s capabilities in program management, specifically organizational design and operations management.
About LDR Advisory Partners
LDR Advisory Partners is a veteran-owned boutique management consulting firm based in Houston, Texas. Specializing in launching and managing intricate, multi-stakeholder organizations, programs, and initiatives, LDRA collaboratively partners with clients to achieve measurable results and lasting impact. The acquisition of Kennedy Machine marks a strategic move to further enhance LDRA’s capabilities and solidify its position as an industry leader.