Paolo Loreto is a business consultant with relevant experience in organization, finance, business planning, auditing, strategic management and human resources management.
Paolo is Professor for Organizational Behavior and Tourism Network at the University of Catania, Italy, Faculty of Business and Economics, Professor for Organizational Behavior at the Link University, Rome and Catania, Italy. He was Professor of Business Management at Arcadia University – The College of Global Studies, USA.
With a Bachelor Degree in Business and Economics, he got the M.B.A. (Master in Business Administration) at I.S.I.D.A. (Istituto Superiore per Imprenditori e Dirigenti di Azienda – Higher Institute for Entrepreneurs and Company Executives) of Palermo, Italy, in cooperation with Columbia University, New York, U.S.A.; he also got the Qualification as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Business Consultant at the University of Catania, Italy.
Paolo gained a high-level experience in Business and Administration, Finance and Organization, as a result of 25-years experience as top-manager in international companies, US corporations and local firms, in position of Finance Director, Controller, Finance Manager, CFO, Managing Director.
He was Region Finance Manager for US corporation Baker Hughes Inc. (oilfield business), Managing Director at Etna HiTech (ICT business), Managing Director at Tecnosleeves s.r.l. (plastic business), Finance Controller at Cyanamid Italia s.p.a. – Wyeth Lederle (pharmaceutical business), Executive Management Consultant at the Science and Technology Park of Sicily PSTS (Research and Development business); he cooperated with Moody’s Investors Services, New York, USA (finance business), where developed a deep knowledge of the financial tools (assetbacked securities) operating in the US market.
Paolo attended the Management M.T.I. (Management Training Institute) in Houston, USA and the E.L.P. (English Language Program) training at the University of California – Berkeley, USA.
Ha was Past President of the Plastic Section at “Associazioni degli Industriali della Provincia di Siracusa” (Confindustria) and Member of the Executive Council at Confindustria Siracusa from 2004 to 2006.
Currently Paolo is a business consultant for SME’s, operating as high-profile expert in Business Management, Organization, Business Network, Finance, Human Resources Management, Marketing, Auditing, Project-Management, Corporate Finance, Venture Capital, Tourism; he got important collaborations with public administrations and the most important corporations and firms operating in the territory.
His scientific interests regard entrepreneurship, family business, finance, auditing, strategic management, business organization and human resources management.
Paolo actively participates in conferences, workshops and invited lectures in the subjects related to his experience and expertise.
Professor of Italian