Paul Daoust, a recognized leader in the human resources consulting and technology industries, spent nearly 30 years with Watson Wyatt (now Towers Watson), one of the world’s leading HR consulting firms, in a variety of consulting and senior management roles before retiring after 5 years as global COO. Since then he has led three software companies, first as chairman and CEO of GRX Technologies Inc., focused on supply-chain management for the commercial insurance industry, followed by four years as CEO of HighRoads where he continues as non-Executive Chairman.
For more than 15 years, HighRoads has been an industry leader in benefits plan management and health care compliance for both the Fortune 500 and the health care payer space. Most recently, he served as interim CEO of publicly traded Salary.com (SLRY) where he led the turnaround and subsequent sale to Kenexa.
Mr. Daoust currently sits on the board of directors for publicly traded Caldwell Partners (TSX:CWL), an executive search firm, and for Provant Health Solutions, a privately held wellness company. He is also a member of the advisory boards for Bullseye Engagement and Brodeur Partners.
Mr. Daoust has a Bachelor of Mathematics from Boston College and a Master of Actuarial Science with distinction from the University of Michigan Business School. He is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.