Paul Butler

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Paul is one of the world’s most accomplished and in-demand executive coaches. With a venerable “who’s who” of clients list, he understands how the world’s most effective managers lead.  Leaders he works with have a fast, sure-fire way of assessing, questioning, and determining what is most important.  He has been described as one of those rare people known for his dual capability in organizational excellence and strategic decision making.

After a successful career in sales/marketing and HR with Pfizer and Procter & Gamble (Gillette), where he led large organizations, he founded GlobalEdg (The Executive Development Group), a strategic leadership development firm dedicated to building the capabilities of future leaders.  He has helped advise and coach hundreds of leaders in more than 50 different organizations since his firm was founded in 2006.

Paul is the co-author of Think to Win, Unleashing the Power of Strategic Thinking, as well as many featured articles on strategic leadership.  In addition to his blogs, he regularly participates in the public discussion via conferences and published articles.

He works with multi-national organizations either in the C-Suite and/or in tandem with senior leadership teams.  A sampling of clients includes Procter & Gamble, PepsiCo, Green Mountain-Keurig, Mead-Johnson, Pitney-Bowes, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, and Johnson and Johnson.  Non-Profit work consists of The Sandy Hook Promise, CECP (the CEO force for Good), the YMCA, and National Leadership Roundtable on Church Management.

Executive Coaching Credentials/Certifications include:

  • Fellow Institute of Coaching: Mclean affiliate of Harvard Medical School
  • International Coaching Federation
  • University of Pennsylvania Positive Psychology & Resilience Certification
  • Linkage Inc. Coaching Leaders Certification
  • The Gillette Company In-house Coaching Leaders Executive Coaching  Master Coach
  • Center for Creative Leadership Certification Leadership Benchmarks 360 
  • Emotional Intelligence

He holds a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership and Learning from The George Washington University.

Paul is an “empty nester” and lives in Connecticut with his wife Becky.  He is an avid runner and a frustrated golfer.  

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