Norm is an accomplished operationally trained executive with unique cross-functional leadership experience in finance, operations, commercial development, information technology, and mergers and acquisitions. He received world-class training and business experience through a twenty-five year career with the Gates Corporation, a global market-leading manufacturer of automotive and industrial rubber belts and hoses. Norm is an enterprising and results driven leader with a track record of leading change and successfully tackling challenging business initiatives including restructurings and new ventures on a global scale. He has a reputation as a trusted and influential advisor with a unique ability to understand the “big picture” while tactically leading business initiatives with concrete results.
Credentials Norm has a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Colorado, USA, and an MBA from Regis University Devner, Colorado USA. He holds a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) license from the Institute of Management Accountants and two supply chain certifications from the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS).