Paul Novello


A 25+ year highly experienced CFO in manufacturing, agri-food and other industries – Located in Toronto, Ontario

• Strategic leader with strong understanding of key business drivers and corporate structure with a track record of delivering results, contributing to growth, and enhancing company values
• Possess extensive range of solid financial competencies and practical experience adaptable to a wide range of demands, industries, start-ups, and business situations locally and internationally
• Accomplished and experienced in structuring and negotiating M&A transactions, contractual agreements, litigation, insurance, bank financing and dispute resolution
• Valuable operational experience in the areas of HR, IT, manufacturing, logistics, distribution, warehousing, legal, compliance, establishing and doing business internationally
• Experienced in supporting the CEO and the leadership team in decision making, financial modeling, risk control
• Self-starter, energetic, with initiative and demonstrated ability to earn the trust of the team
• Analytical problem solver, able to devise effective, actionable plans
• Dedicated, hands-on professional, known as a focused go-to person to assume complex projects and complete in a timely, effective manner
• Collaborative, dependable and responsive team player; able to communicate effectively, and work with all levels of the organization in every department
• Expert in Excel, proficient in MS Word and Power Point
• Expertise includes ERP and budgeting software: Navision, WisdomOne, Adaptive Insights, Cognos, Syspro, Baan

+1 647 290 5335