CALGARY, ALBERTA – Higher Landing Inc., an outplacement and career transformation company based in Calgary, AB is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Christensen as Chief Operating Officer, Director and Shareholder.
Paul is a transformational leader whose purpose is to support Higher Landing’s exponential growth. He brings experience in private equity financing and a proven track record of turning around underperforming businesses and teams and accelerating growth with strong organizational health. With nearly two decades of experience in progressively increasing responsibility in finance and administration roles in the professional services and oil and gas industries, his experience spans successful startups as well as turnarounds of the Canadian divisions of large multi-national oil and gas companies.
Paul holds a bachelor of Commerce from the University of Calgary and is a Chartered Professional Accountant. He began his career at KPMG and upon successfully completing his CA designation moved in to the upstream oil and gas sector with companies including Burlington Resources Canada and Murphy Oil. He was also a founding member of a junior oil and gas company which was subsequently sold to PetroBank Energy and Resources.
“Paul’s leadership expertise, financial and operational acumen will expedite Higher Landing’s strategic plans, shape the organization’s culture and align our services with the future of work. As well, it’s nice to see someone who has gone through our program land higher in our own organization”.
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Higher Landing is an innovative, results focused, career transformation company that provides collaborative “go-to-market” assistance for individuals serious about reinventing their career. This includes professional transition, branding and marketing services to executives, business professionals and professional athletes.