Paul began his career in 1985 in banking, holding various positions ending as 2nd Vice-President of Chase Manhattan Bank in Geneva (1989).
In 1989, he joined Nestle Group, where he worked for 33 years holding various senior executive positions, including CFO and CEO. Throughout his years at Nestle, he worked in Switzerland, France, Belgium, Holland, the United States, and accumulated extensive experience in Eastern Europe, building, growing and re-structuring multiple businesses, and leading the way in the two first waves of the Eastern European EU expansion (2004, 2007).
Paul has experience in management, finance, internal and external audit, legal, compliance, lean management, M&A, purchasing, and logistics. He has mentored and coached various generations of people from multiple cultures. Additionally, Paul helped pioneer digitalization throughout his career, from having the first PC in the office, to broad SAP implementations, app creation and e-commerce development.
Paul is a member of the Board of Directors of Magellan Life Sciences Limited (United Kingdom).
Paul holds a Master’s Degree in Economic Sciences – Business/Managerial Economics from the University of Lausanne.