Craig J. Duchossois

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Duchossois Group

Craig J. Duchossois is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Duchossois Group, a privately held, family business headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

The principal operating companies are The Chamberlain Group, Inc. (garage door openers, gate operators and related access control products); Controlled Products Systems Group (perimeter access control systems); and Duchossois Capital Management (the family’s private investment firm). 

Craig serves on the Board of Directors of Amsted Industries, and Churchill Downs, Inc.  He also serves as an advisory board member for The Edgewater Funds and the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation.  His not-for-profit board memberships include Culver Educational Foundation, Illinois Institute of Technology, University of Chicago, Kellogg Graduate School of Management, University of Chicago Hospitals, World Business Chicago, and the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. Additionally, he is a member of the Chief Executives’ Organization, World Presidents’ Organization, Executives’ Club of Chicago, Economic Club and the Civic Committee of The Commercial Club of Chicago. Craig is a past-Chairman of the Board of Visitors for the United States Naval Academy.

Craig holds a BBA and MBA from Southern Methodist University. He served as an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1968-1971.

He and his wife Janet have two children and five grandchildren.