• Robert Coleman, EMBA '93 Appointed Senior VP

9/9/2008

Robert Coleman, EMBA ' 92 has been appointed Senior Vice President of Paramax Corporation.  As senior vice president, Coleman will oversee the recently opened Paramax Boston office at Burlington Center, 35 Corporate Drive in Burlington and will be responsible for all merger and acquisition activities within the region.

Coleman has over 20 years’ experience as a senior executive in the Fire Safety and Security business, most recently as Chief Financial Officer for UTC/Kidde Fire Safety NA.  During his 16 years at Kidde, he was involved with over 25 M&A transactions. Among these deals he oversaw the acquisition of a multi-company fire protection division, the acquisition of a major U.S. lock manufacturer, and the acquisition of a leading company in the security industry. Coleman's involvement in large strategic transactions included directing Due Diligence, Deal Structuring, and Post-Transaction Strategic Integration consistently achieving significant post-transaction profits. As an operator, he possesses extensive experience and skill in financial reporting, budgetary control, tax strategy, and compliance as well as the development and implementation of business improvement and reorganization plans.

Colemen earned his Executive MBA from Suffolk University and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Bentley College.

The Paramx Corporation offers a wide range of services, including divestitures, mergers, acquisitions, solvency and fairness opinions, and high-level business consultation.

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