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Paul Abel



Partner, Zapfel Group LLC
Chief Operating Officer

Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestments

Restructuring and Turnarounds

Complex deal structuring

Business Development

Paul Abel is the Chief Operating Officer with the Zapfel Group.  Paul has extensive experience leading and completing complex transactions in global and domestic technology-enabled business services with high Value-At-Risk, including AlixPartners, Accenture and others.  An outcome-focused leader using sophisticated quantitative financial analysis, Paul has an unparalleled record of leading and finalizing complex transactions, involving acquisitions, disposals, new business, turnarounds and procurement.


Paul has a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Bradford, and an MBA from the University of Bradford Business School.  Paul has lived for 20 years in Westport, Connecticut, with his wife Linda, having previously lived in Paris and his native UK.

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