Patrick Dupuis became a director of the Company in April 2016. He also serves as a member of our Strategy Committee.
Currently, Mr. Dupuis provides executive coaching for c-suite and mid-career executives, and is deeply engaged in a number of social and philanthropic ventures, with a special emphasis on housing equity in the Silicon Valley. He previously served as advisor and interim executive for Hellman & Friedman, based in San Francisco, during the preparation for to and execution of the merger between Kronos and Ultimate Software. He is a former officer of global technology platform and payments leader, PayPal Holdings, Inc., where he facilitated the company’s listing on Nasdaq in 2015 and its double-digit global expansion, serving as Chief Financial Officer, then SVP for Quality and Productivity.
Prior to joining PayPal, Mr. Dupuis was Chief Financial Officer of SITEL Worldwide Corporation, a leader in customer service and Chief Financial Officer of BJC HealthCare, one of the largest non-profit health care organizations in the United States. He started his career in 1984 at General Electric, where he held multiple executive positions over 20 years, including head of GE’s famed Audit Staff, Chief Financial Officer of GE Healthcare and General Manager of GE Capital International Services (now, Genpact). Throughout his career, Mr. Dupuis has been an enabler of growth, transformation at scale and organization effectiveness. He is a committed coach and mentor for middle and senior executives. Mr. Dupuis graduated from the École de Management de Lyon in France.