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Paul Manners

San Francisco Bay Area

Having over 25 years’ leading Finance, Operations and Business Planning functions in the Life Sciences industry, I am uniquely positioned to provide a full-range of services to help companies achieve top performance. I have particular expertise in leading organizations through critical inflection points including commercialization, rapid growth and early-stage business planning. I have successfully lead diverse functional areas including Finance, Commercial Operations, Supply Chain, Marketing, Manufacturing, and Alliance Management.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Interim Finance Executive

    My broad Finance experience coupled with an undergraduate degree in Accounting and an MBA enable me to step into any Finance leadership role on an interim basis. In addition to ensuring a seamless continuation of business, I act as a business advisor to the CEO, develop operating plans, and oversee finance and accounting teams.

    • Finance
    • Other
  • Strategic Business Planning

    With a strong operations background, I am able to diagnose business strengths, weaknesses and unique challenges as they relate to short- and long-term organizational goals. My skill in identifying and recommending appropriate solutions has helped drive meaningful and sustainable results for each organization I supported.

    • Business
    • Strategy
    • Operating Plans
    • organizational development
  • Business-Critical Project Leadership

    For most organizations, resources are becoming more and more limited. Doing more with less often means that critical projects don’t get the leadership and attention they require. I am available to lead business-critical projects from inception to rollout. I have been consistently acknowledged for my ability to inspire collaboration and commitment at all levels of the organization.

    • Business
    • Operations
    • Project Leadership
    • Business Modeling

My Interests

Health Sectors
Medical Devices, Biotech, Pharmaceuticals, Diagnostics

Experience

  • Finance and Operations Executive

    P.H. Manners Consulting, LLC | March 2013 - Current

    Having led Finance and Operations functions within the Life Sciences industry for organizations ranging from early stage start-up to fortune 100 companies, I am uniquely positioned to provide a full-range of consulting services, helping companies achieve top performance. I have particular expertise in leading organizations through critical inflection points including commercialization, rapid growth and restructuring. I am available for interim finance leadership roles and consulting projects related to business planning or leading business-critical projects.