Dr. Paul A. Pereira has had a notable career across multiple industries primarily creating value, pioneering new boundaries and major turnarounds. He is a blue ocean strategist and takes great pride in leading entities beyond the boundaries of their existing playing fields.
Dr. Paul A. Pereira has worked in technology, telecommunications, medical, pharmaceutical, and manufacturing worldwide and has engineered multi-billion dollar strategies and turnarounds of major corporations in various parts of the world including the Middle East, Europe and the Caribbean.
Paul Pereira as CEO of Alton Worldwide joined MHG as the Executive Chairman and CEO of both companies charged with the responsibility of driving both entities to full commercialization of their product lines. Pereira successfully completed the merger of both entities (removing over $100 million of liabilities and establishing several new revenue verticals) under Meredian Holdings Group Inc. (MHG) which was renamed to Danimer Scientific, over which he resided as the Executive Chairman and CEO.
Pereira, under the Alton Group recently successfully created and executed strategy and reduced operating cost
while driving revenues for a major pharmaceutical company (previously manufacturing Mucinex) to emerge from Bankruptcy protection.
Dr. Pereira resides over Grumman Aerospace as Executive Chairman as he guides the remanufacture of the exciting Grumman Mckinnon G-21G Super Goose amphibian aircraft. Coupled with this project Pereira sits as Founder of Lectrefy, a disruptive startup tech company on the Mobile Digital Display Advertising space.
He has a Doctorate in International business from ISM and St. Johns University, Studied Chemistry at McGill University and Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M and is a Professor of Strategic Management, International Business and Business Analytics and Forecasting Methods at the ISEG University in Paris where he lectures the graduate students.
Pereira has won the “Excellence in Teaching Award” for his devotion and dedication to teaching excellence and when he is not on an exciting journey with a company you can always find Pereira at the helm of a classroom.