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
Sustainability & SDGs
Learning & Development
For more information, please visit gerardescaler.com.