PAUL HAVILAND has over 30 years experience in Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance, working primarily as the senior officer in charge of Corporate Development/M&A for major global corporations as well as leading private equity and M&A advisory firms.
He began his career in the Corporate Development Department of THE ALLEN GROUP and subsequently served as the Director of Planning & Corporate Development for GRIFFON CORPORATION.
He then became the senior corporate officer in charge of Corporate Development/M&A and Planning for such firms as the BOVIS LEND LEASE, EXELON CORPORATION and STANLEY BLACK & DECKER.
He also served as a Vice President and Head of Corporate Development for the operations headquarters of the private equity firm, FORSTMANN LITTLE & CO.
Most recently, Mr. Haviland was the Founder/CEO ofTHE ARTEMIS GROUP, a private equity and M&A advisory firm in Greenwich, CT, where he advised on numerous M&A transactions for corporate and private equity clients, as well as for several wealthy family offices.
deal experience spans numerous industries, but is most heavily concentrated in Diversified Industrials, Energy/Power & Utilities, Consumer Packaged Goods, Construction & Building Materials, Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, and the Restaurant/Food Industry.
He is a member of American Mensa.
Mr. Haviland received a B.A. from LAFAYETTE COLLEGE, attended the MBA program at HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY, and has participated in Advanced Management Program studies at the HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL and through the STANFORD UNIVERSITY EXECUTIVE PROGRAM.