Paul Gibson

Paul Gibson - President, White Tower Group

Comprised of firms focused on strategic Human Capital services including organizational design, coaching, executive search and a broad suite of HR services. The group has deep expertise in family and private businesses, solving the unique concerns of changing, growing or entrepreneurial enterprises.

Paul’s professional experience includes executive Human Resource leadership roles for diverse firms such as Mattamy Homes, Fidelity Investments, Palliser Furniture and Noma Industries. In addition, he has led operating and marketing functions as President of Commercial Centres with Mattamy, accountable for the development, construction, leasing and management of a portfolio of commercial and retail centres. Paul’s industry experiences include financial services, manufacturing, retail, construction, import, technology, real estate, packaging, printing, consumer goods, and automotive.

A Certified Director through the Institute of Corporate Directors, Paul serves on the Boards of Proceco Ltd. and Mohawk Shared Services Inc. and is a Governor and Senator of the University of Guelph. He has been a Board Director or Advisor for organizations such as West Park Healthcare Centre, The Goodman School of Business, The Salvation Army, Halton Learning Foundation, Burlington Art Centre, Storytellers School of Toronto, The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, Special Olympics and Boy & Girls Clubs of Ontario.

Paul is also a former instructor on Strategic Human Resource Management at Ryerson University, a past Director of the Human Resource Professionals Association, a past member of the Special Experts Panel on Employee Relations for the US-based Society of Human Resource Management, a chair & speaker at conferences and a commentator on Human Resources related matters for CBC Radio.