Chief Executive Officer
As Chief Executive Officer, Paul oversees Waterborne's United States-based offices and our leadership team. His unique mix of technical and business backgrounds make him the perfect person to lead Waterborne through any changes within the marketplace and as we expand and grow to best assist our clients around the world.
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Paul Barboza became the CEO at Waterborne Environmental, Inc. in August 2021. He focuses on having a positive impact on people, providing solutions to customers, and creating value for stakeholders. He has spent his career delivering solutions enabling clients to accomplish their mission more efficiently and effectively.
Paul's experience includes leading business operations, P&L, business development (BD), corporate IT, Quality, facilities, and Security. He is a seasoned industry professional with a proven track record of growing businesses in professional services and information technology (IT) across a broad client base to include Federal and Defense agencies as well as commercial businesses. He is a collaborative leader that develops and maintains high performing teams with strong interpersonal relationships resulting in above average employee retention rates.
He graduated with honors from Virginia Tech with a Master’s in Business Administration and also has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. He holds several certifications including a Project Management Professional (PMP)® from the Project Management Institute (PMI). He is active in industry groups supporting this market. He and Waterborne support a number of community causes and activities. He is married and was a long-time certified travel soccer coach for each of his three kids.