Paul Marcela is the President of Governance Partners Group, a corporate governance services firm that specializes in providing outsourced Corporate Secretary services to companies that seek support in attending to the corporate governance requirements of their Boards of Directors.
Paul is the Secretary of the Private Directors Association. He has also served the Society for Corporate Governance as Chair of the Society’s Private Companies Committee, as a member of the Society’s National Board of Directors and the Southeast Chapter Advisory Council and as President of the Detroit Chapter.
Previously, Paul has been Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of two Cerberus Capital Management private equity portfolio companies and served as Financial Counsel to Dow Corning Corporation, most recently as Associate General Counsel & Assistant Secretary. His current professional focus is exclusively in the corporate governance arena.
Paul earned a J.D. from Case Western Reserve University, an M.B.A. from Central Michigan University and a B.S. from Allegheny College.