About Gerard Escaler

"What we have before us are some breathtaking opportunities disguised as insoluble problems."

- John W. Gardner

Former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare

and Presidential Medal of Freedom Awardee

Gerard Escaler is the Co-Founder of Lyrium Venture Partners Limited, a management consulting and venture capital firm. He is also a Partner at F&C Consulting Group, a global forensic investigations and compliance consulting firm.

Gerard has a proven track record of increasing profitability and brand equity for blue-chip and Fortune 1000 companies with revenues above USD 1 billion, as well as fast-growth technology ventures.

His remit includes exploring opportunities for future growth, developing new approaches to managing data, risk and complexity, and building capabilities around evolving market trends.

With full P&L responsibility, Gerard has led Marketing & Operations for multinational companies across the Americas, Central & Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific (including Japan & Australia), and Africa.

He is an Advisory Board Member for several tech companies, a Co-Director of the Founder Institute, and a member of the Forbes Communications Council.

Gerard received his Executive MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Business from Columbia Business School and MIT Sloan.

He holds a Chartered Marketer certification from the Chartered Institute of Marketing and is conversant in German and Spanish.

His focus areas include:

  • B2B / Solutions Marketing

  • B2C / Direct-to-Consumer

  • Strategic Planning & Financial Modeling

  • Sales & Marketing Compliance

  • Sales & Business Development

  • Client Relationship Management

  • Branding & Advertising

  • Digital & Integrated Marketing

  • Strategic Communications

  • Sustainability & SDGs

  • Learning & Development



For more information, please visit gerardescaler.com.