Paul Baldassari is the Executive Vice President of US and Component Operations, Strategy and Excellence at Flex, the global manufacturing partner of choice that helps a diverse customer base design and build products to improve the world. In his capacity, Mr. Baldassari oversees the company’s global Engineering, Quality, Operational Excellence, Asset and Real Estate Teams. Most recently, Mr. Baldassari served as the Executive Vice President Strategic Programs developing Corporate Strategy and implementing key strategic initiatives. He held several positions of increasing responsibility in his career including Chief Human Resource Officer for the company, General Manager and in Operational Excellence. He is also researching Sustainable Human Resource Management and has published articles and presented work on migrant workers, HRM and SDGs and Green HRM.