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 Expert  107840

Expert in Information Technology, Business and IT Software Design & Development, Project Management

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Connecticut (CT)
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Expert is a dynamic U.S. and international management entrepreneur and consultant with demonstrated success in cutting-edge corporate and venture capital assignments, from sole proprietorships through Fortune 500 companies. He specializes in all aspects of business and IT development, corporate restructuring, and on-site executive management service for American and European business, including venture capital research, analysis, and entity formation. He has provided numerous services, including: Market Research and Analysis; Preparation of Feasibility Studies and Cost Justifications; Development of Strategic, Tactical, and Operational plans; and, Related Computerized Information Systems. He has also established distribution networks and managed operations, diversification, and technology transfer.

Expert's areas of mainframe, client server, or PC-based business expertise include: proprietary applications from RFP through installation; optimal architecture design; implementation; legacy system conversions; OLAP & RDBMS development; logistical modeling; and operations research. Business systems that help reduce cost, improve productivity, and can be fine-tuned to better adapt to change and help manage increasing uncertainty, complexity, and costs.

Expert has applied his management consulting expertise to many industries, including consumer and forest products, petrochemicals and pharmaceuticals, commercial real estate, leisure time, information technology, surface and air transportation, defense industries, and the U.S. military, and Federal and state governments. He has helped shape future manufacturing complexes, select multiple manufacturing and warehouse sites, assess the financial impact of various logistical alternatives, perform competitive analysis, and plan resources requirements, production, distribution, and transportation. He has also helped select vendors, process orders, plan and schedule production, and manage resources (facilities, equipment, materials, personnel, capital, and information), purchasing, and inventory control.

Expert's expertise includes operations management and research, logistics, computer science, business process re-engineering, and technology innovation and management as they are applied to management information, decision support, and business systems development.

A significant portion of Expert's recent career involved helping clients research and select computer software and vendors. He performed competitive analysis and gathered competitive intelligence on application software and vendors. This work led to the selection and implementation of software packages in principally three areas: aeronautics, manufacturing, and intelligence information.

In aeronautics, he was the sole designer of an emergency flight planning and operating system integrating global positioning system (GPS) and geographic information system (GIS) onto an airborne laptop "moving maps" display for search and rescue. He presented this material to top level USAF Pentagon personnel and demonstrated a 45% reduced mission time potential with improved resource utilization, accounting trails. With other experts' participation, he aided clients to determine near future product development concepts, innovate into new territories, develop new products for the longer term, and better shape future emergency service opportunities. The system was developed by Garmin International, Inc. (GARMIN), Olathe, KS, over a three-year period. The civilian version Search and Rescue (SAR) application software for the GARMIN G1000 Cessna Nav III Integrated Flight Deck (EFD) was fully deployed nationwide in 2008.




information management


management decision-making


management information system


cockpit information management


manufacturing site selection


warehouse site selection


operations management


operations research


application software


decision support system

An equally significant portion of Expert's recent career concerned advising clients on Information Technology trends, discontinuities, and opportunities. He presented this material to top level management together with that of other experts in social, economic, futuristics, industry-specific sciences. With other experts' participation, he aided clients to determine competitive product implications, innovate into new territories, better shape future business opportunities, and develop new products.

information technology


business management


business process re-engineering


business re-engineering


computer integrated manufacturing


computer simulation




energy management


enterprise resource planning




French language translation


manufacturing resource planning


market feasibility


mathematical model








production planning


project management


technology innovation

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: New York, New York;  Yonkers, New York;  Newark, New Jersey;  Jersey City, New Jersey;  Paterson, New Jersey;  Elizabeth, New Jersey;  Bridgeport, Connecticut;  New Haven, Connecticut;  Hartford, Connecticut;  and Springfield, Massachusetts.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1974   MS   Operations Management and Research, Flight Transportation   M.I.T., Sloan School of Management, OR Center, Flight Transportation Laboratory  
1972   BS   Aeronautics and Astronautics, Aerospace Information Systems   N.Y.U. School of Engineering   Magna Cum Laudae
1968   MBA (EU Equivalent)   Economics and Social Sciences   Universite de Geneve, Switzerland  
2008     IS-200 Incident Command System (ICS) for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents and IS-700 ICS for National Incident Management System (NIMS)   U.S. Department of Homeland Security, FEMA, EMI, Emmitsburg, MD  
2010     Aeronautical, Communication, Leadership, Civil Defense, Counter Drug, Disaster Relief, Emergency Services Proficiency Skills   Air University, Maxwell AFB (Air Force Base), AL  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1982 to


Expert's Firm



Founder & Managing Partner


Private consulting firm specializing in all aspects of business and IT development, corporate restructuring, and on-site executive management services for American and European business, including venture capital research, analysis, and entity formation.

1992 to 2003





President and CIO


President and CIO for U.S. start-up operation of:

1) Canadian based EQUINE BIOTECH, INC. circa 2000-2003. Performed financial and legal research for incorporation; created legal framework for contractual agreement, treatment cost, consent form and sign off sheet. Conducted competitive product market analysis jointly with staff. Researched natural ingredients field found to enhance reproductive system and increase fertility rate. Prepared operational infrastructure for further product research, testing and marketing. Company vigorously starting up;

2) French, Delaware based equine SARABEL, INC. circa 1992-1999. Performed financial and legal research for incorporation; created operational infrastructure which reduced operating expenses 15%; developed and implemented on-line analytical processing and in-house server-based RDBMS for financial and management accounting systems; helped consolidation with similar Canadian entity. Company thriving.

1995 to 1996


InfoTech/SHELL CHEMICAL CO., Houston, TX



Project Manager and Consultant


Structured and conducted executive level strategic planning seminars outlining overall business trends, discontinuities, and product implications. Researched and presented findings on trends in IT, Knowledge Management and Enterprise Resource Management Systems, Internet, Intranet and Extranet Commercial Search Engines and Information Agents. Collaborated on full RFP process from vendor selection through implementation planning. Findings were adopted and implemented domestically.

1994 to 2000


InfoTech/U.S. AIR FORCE, Middletown, CT



Sole Developer


Sole Developer of Emergency Service Flight Planning and Operating System integrating Global Positioning System and Geographic Information System technology onto airborne laptop "Moving Map" display; reduced mission time a potential 45% and improved resource utilization, accounting trails. Ongoing and awaiting field deployment.

1979 to 1982




Logistics Division


Project Manager


-Global producer of printing papers, packaging, and distributor of paper products, $24 billion annual sales- Accountable for full project life-cycle. trained 750 staff and management personnel. -Entrusted by Executive Office to replace corporate legacy purchasing system; led a 50-person project team that performed a feasibility study of existing technology, prepared a proposal including conceptual design and tradeoffs; coordinated planning, designing, development, and testing of multi-million dollar integrated Purchasing and Inventory Management System. Managed conversion of A/P, A/R, and G/L batch systems, installed distributed network of 16 IBM S/34's offsite and on-line DBMS and SAS graph at Corporate to manage $.75 billion in purchases. -Saved a one time $24 million through standardization, purchasing costs, inventory reduction, and productivity improvements.

1978 to 1979




Resource Management Division


Systems Manager


Managed a 15 person cross-functional team to implement IBM's Business System Planning methodology for 16 applications including financials, land, facilities, equipment and materials management.

1977 to 1978




Folding Carton and Label Division


Manager, Production Planning and Inventory Control


Implemented JIT operating procedures at five converting plants. Installed computerized order entry, production planning and scheduling systems; improved plant utilization 9% and reduced inventory by $4.2 million.

1974 to 1977


PROCTER & GAMBLE CO., Cincinnati, OH


Management Systems Division


Special Projects Manager


-International consumer goods company, with 110,000+ employees and operation in over 70 countries- Also, Management Systems Division, Staff International Consultant--Plant Site Selection; Distribution Systems Division, Staff Management Consultant--Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Distribution and Transportation Systems.

Career Accomplishments:

Expert is past: Chairman, MIT Enterprise Forum of Fairfield County, CT; two-term President, Fairfield County Business Leaders Roundtable. He is Co-Founder of: InfoTech and PSA of Norwalk, CT; Resource Management Systems, Cambridge, MA; Fairfield County Small Business School, Fairfield, CT. He is also Captain, Aerospace Education and Training Officer, SAR/DR (Search and Rescue, Disaster Relief) Mission Pilot, Counterdrug Mission Pilot, Transport Mission Pilot, Mission Check Pilot, Flight Release Officer, U.S. Air Force Auxiliary, Civil Air Patrol, Middletown, CT.


FAA Airline Transport Pilot Certificate (ATP-121), Airplane Multi-Engine Land (AMEL).

Professional Appointments

Past President and CIO of: EQUINE BIOTECH, INC; and SARABEL, INC. a French based equine biotechnology company.


Elected to Tau Beta Pi, New York University, December 1972.

Awarded The Founders Day Award, New York University, April 1973.

Awarded The Alexander Klemin Award, (To That Senior in the Program of Aeronautics and Astronautics who in the Estimation of the Faculty has shown the Greatest Promise for Future Usefulness in his chosen Profession), The Daniel Guggenheim School of Aeronautics, School of Engineering and Science, New York University, June 1973.

Elected to Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society of North America, MIT, 1974.

Publications and Patents Summary

Expert is the author of many articles on management science and operations research industry applications, and is frequently a speaker in the United States and Europe. Full project and Publications Lists Available Upon Request.

Consulting Services:
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Expert Witness:
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • Expert for consulting on patent infringement software licensing.
  • Inventory management expert for consulting on WMSI.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
1984 to 2000   France   Wine Industry Estate Producers Diversification Analysis and Operational Implementation. Corporate Aviation Industry Market Analysis. Leisure Time Industry Market Analysis, Feasibility Study, Diversification, Marketing and Implementation Planning.
1981 to 2000   Switzerland   Sailboat and Sailcloth Industry Market Analysis, Marketing and Implementation Planning. Pharmaceutical Industry Information System Conversion. Skateboard Industry Marketing Analysis.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
French   Expert is fluent in French. He has had broad exposure to most European Union(EU) countries, where he maintains many valuable personal contacts.
German   Expert is conversant in German.
English   Expert is fluent in English.

Additional Skills and Services:
Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Expert has experience locating vendors of: Computer software, Computer hardware, and Computer-related services.

He has access to personal contacts for assistance in vendor location.

Other Skills and Services

Expert is the co-founder of: InfoTech and PSA (both of Norwalk, Connecticut); Resource Management Systems (Cambridge, Massachusetts); and Fairfield County Small Business School (Fairfield, Connecticut). He is past: President and CIO of Equine BioTech, Inc. and Sarabel, Inc. of Dover, Delaware; Chairman of M.I.T. Enterprise Forum of Fairfield County; two-term President, Fairfield County Business Roundtable. He is also Captain, Aerospace Education and Training Officer, SAR/DR (Search and Rescue, Disaster Relief) Mission Pilot, Counterdrug Mission Pilot, Transport Mission Pilot, Mission Check Pilot, Flight Release Officer, U.S. Air Force Auxiliary, Civil Air Patrol, Middletown, CT.


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