Paul Doucet, BAS
Leadership Role:National Leader, Cloud Solutions
Education:B.A. in Administrative Studies, Trent University
An accomplished senior executive with over 20 years of experience, Paul is the National Leader of the Cloud Solutions practice. In this capacity, he aligns his knowledge of cloud technology with Cherry Bekaert’s strategic growth efforts to implement Firmwide processes and systems that create value-added opportunities for companies migrating to the Cloud. Paul maximizes value by staying current on the cutting edge of technology trends including SaaS, cloud, mobile and digital solutions.
Paul’s knowledge of technology and managing organizations extends to clients in the technology, health sciences, manufacturing, wholesale distribution, professional services, private equity and nonprofit sectors. From small and mid-sized companies to multinational organizations, he has provided guidance with process alignment and standardization, go-to-market strategies, business analysis, executive leadership and mentorship, and organizational readiness and transformation.
After 13 years as a Certified Public Accountant, Paul founded and became president of a technology consulting company providing strategic direction and integrated cloud-based business management solutions to businesses. Under Paul’s direction, the company won several industry awards, grew over 3,000 percent in a 10-year period and was recognized as the second fastest-growing companies in its region.
Before joining Cherry Bekaert, Paul was a cloud practice leader at Capgemini, one of the world’s leading providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. Paul drove business development efforts and standardized implementation practices. He also provided solution architect and strategic guidance for a global ERP implementation involving multiple countries with various languages and local accounting practices.