Alain Paolini

Vice President


Alain is a Business Executive with US and international experience in leading digital transformation initiatives, managing organizational change, and improving sales/operations performance. With experience across manufacturing, telecommunications, high tech, consumer packaged goods and financial services, Alain assists teams and organizations through human-centric transformations and capability development to achieve high performance.

With over 25 years of consulting experience, Alain has a broad array of skills and expertise in shaping and executing transformations programs centering on ERP, talent management, customer experience, employee experience, collaboration, strategic road-mapping, and enhancing client capabilities. Alain combines technical and business acumen with relationship, facilitation, and leadership skills to help his clients navigate complex transformation work. He has managed multiple transformation engagements, such as reinventing and implementing a new business blueprint and ecosystem for over 10,000 employees for a large manufacturing/retail provider, redesigning the talent management function for a global telecom provider, and shaping agile transformations across organizations. Prior to joining Thought Ensemble, Alain held senior positions at Accenture, Level 3 Communications, and HCL Technologies

Alain grew up in France and received his BA in International Business from the Neoma Business School. He also holds a Master of Science in Industrial Administration from Purdue University. He has served on several non-profit boards focused on gender equity and the advancement of girls and women, most recently serving as Board Chair for Girls Inc. of Metro Denver.

When Alain is not working, he loves spending time with his wife Kelly and children, Louisa, and Nico. Alain also enjoys hiking, swimming, yoga, watching sports, reading about news and politics, and fostering dogs.

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