Newton Paskin is a senior operating executive with extensive global experience in high technology, consumer electronics, consumer goods products, and defense. He has also worked on funding, accelerating, and incubating start-ups in technology, robotics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. Newton brings to Advantary his experience as CEO, COO, president, board member, advisor, and mentor at major institutions like Singularity University and Founders Institute.
As a founder member of eight startups, Newton used knowledge and experience to multiply the talents of others, created a growth culture with an emphasis on operational excellence and the use of technology to produce sustainable competitive advantage and value.
Newton’s experience also includes P&L & balance sheet responsibility, establishing strategic partnerships and corporate development, implementing and managing business operations for consumer electronics, consumer goods, hardware, software, medical devices, and defense. He is an avid innovator and experienced practitioner of change management using culture, business processes, and technology as the main pillars of the transformation.
Newton actively participates in the startup world in the San Francisco Bay Area as a judge, mentor, and advisor. He is a frequent speaker on innovation, disruption, and business transformation. He is also supporting several corporations for innovation in Brazil and Latin America.
Newton is an avid sailor and motorhome camper (RVer). He is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish and is conversant in French.
Biz Dev, Capital Raising, Change Management, Contract Negotiation, Customer Relations, Debt, Due Diligence, Engineering Management, Equity, Finance, Hardware Design, Management, Operations, Partnerships, Product Design, Product Management, and Technology
CEO: Chief Executive Officer, COO: Chief Operating Officer, CSO: Chief Strategy Officer, Executive Coach, President, Product Manager, and Venture
Artificial Intelligence, Cannabis, Consulting, E-commerce, Information Technology, IOT, Materials, Retail, Security, and Supply Chain
Communicator, Design Thinker, Entrepreneur, Experimenter, Innovator, Mentor, Risk Taker, Skeptic, and Speaker