Xavier A. Gutierrez was named as the President, Chief Executive Officer and Alternate Governor of the Arizona Coyotes Hockey Club on June 8, 2020. In this role, Mr. Gutierrez oversees all business operations, strategic planning, significant organizational decision-making, and government relations for the club.
Mr. Gutierrez is the first Latino President & CEO in the history of the National Hockey League. He joins the Coyotes from his position as Managing Director at Clearlake Capital Group. Mr. Gutierrez has a 20+ year career as a business executive, investor and dealmaker focused on investment management, corporate strategy & operations, finance and business development.
Mr. Gutierrez is a proud graduate of Bellarmine College Preparatory, an all-boys Jesuit high school in San Jose, California. He received his Bachelor of Arts (AB) cum laude in Government from Harvard University, and his Doctor of Jurisprudence (JD) from Stanford Law School. Mr. Gutierrez, his wife Jericca, and son Xavi live in Paradise Valley, Arizona.
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