Paul Schaus

Paul Schaus

President & CEO

CCG Catalyst Consulting

Paul Schaus is the President, Chief Executive Officer, and Founder of CCG Catalyst – a highly respected financial services industry management consulting firm. He leads a team of subject matter experts spread across the globe.

Paul Schaus has been a banker, management consultant and strategist for over 35 years. His career includes community, mid-tier, money center banks and Fintech startups.

His consulting firm has advised clients and led major engagements globally including: strategy work, merger / acquisition, products, market, and business planning; board and management development, tactical performance, and profitability improvement; and technology utilization. He has advised hundreds of banks and FinTech on business, technology and digital strategies. The firm has been awarded by BankNews the 2018 and 2017 “Innovation Award” for our Catalyst 4D™ methodology, Fintech Award for Innovation in Bank Consulting – Global. In 2015, FinTech Excellence Award “Most Outstanding Trusted Consulting Firm”, and Consulting Magazine “2018 and 2015 Fastest Growing Firms”.

Paul Schaus is frequently featured as a speaker at industry events, addressing emerging topics in bank transformation, revolutionary technologies, systems modernization, merger & acquisition, channel development and bank growth strategies. He has written numerous columns for publications and maintains an active agenda focused on bank strategies, Fintech partnerships, innovation, and the future of banking.