About WayFinder Business AdvisorY

Experience You Can Count On

Claus Kinder Founder/CEO established WayFinder Advisory Group LLC to assist CEOs, Business Owners and Entrepreneurs in achieving their Vision by applying proven tools and methods within their companies.  


Claus, as your Business Advisor, maintains a passion for empowering companies by building a level of trust through leadership and his years of experience as a C-level Executive and senior manager with a successful track record in transforming companies into world-class organizations. 

Claus applies his relentless pursuit of customer satisfaction with a focus on a collaborative culture, developing employees and evolving operational excellence across the enterprise.  Expert at identifying critical success factors for leading organization towards profitable growth in sustainable ways. 

His over 40 years experience with $5M-$100M private and public companies, venture capital and mergers & acquisitions qualifies him as one of the leaders in this field of expertise. 

Claus is energized by working with senior leadership in transforming their organizations through deliberate strategy execution to reach their Vision.

Claus achieved an MBA-Finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University and BS-Electrical Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Claus currently volunteers with USCG-Auxiliary Kingston, NY Flotilla and Kalmar Nyckel tall ship Wilmington, DE.  He also holds USCG Merchant Mariner Credential - Master 50GRT.

He is a Former Director of Finance for Hudson River Sloop Clearwater and Habitat for Humanity Kingston, NY.