Paul Theisen

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

A successful business leader, Paul brings over 28 years of experience across a spectrum of industrial markets serving asset heavy enterprises in commercial and specialty construction, global manufacturing, energy and the utility industries. He is a recognized thought-leader driving large scale digital transformation initiatives and has an uncommon ability to synthesize key marketplace trends and operating constraints into new digital opportunities, which shape corporate strategy and deliver competitive advantage for the industrial company.

Paul has received numerous awards and industry accolades for business operations. He has built and optimized corporate service organizations and the teams that run them. He holds a strong track record for the recruitment and development of top talent and understands the need to put business intelligence from the corporate networks into the hands of his leaders to drive productivity, business process automation and execution of strategy. On the infrastructure side, he has lead numerous ERP implementation projects with complex business models including international mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, an IPO, and FDA compliance.

As a member of the C-Suite for a high-growth construction services firm, Paul served on numerous executive committees responsible for refining and executing business strategies that resulted in tripling corporate revenues and profits over a five-year period. In addition to visioning the Digital Transformation agenda, Paul held key leadership roles developing and delivering on the North American re-branding and go-to-market plans, including target selection and due diligence on a large multi-national acquisition, while leading integration and consolidation teams optimizing corporate performance, post-transaction.