Edward McLaughlin is an Executive Advisor with NEXERA a BEI Services Company . Ed has over 40 years of executive and management experience in the office imaging, automation and business services industries. He has broad experience in operations, turn around situations, product development, and supply chain simplification. He has led the strategic selection and execution of numerous successful mergers and acquisitions paying special attention to selecting complimentary and synergistic business cultures.
After four years of service in the US Air Force, Mr. McLaughlin began his career with Sperry Rand Corporation, Univac Division, where he was an accountant with the International Davison controllers department. He later held many sales, managerial and executive positions with companies such as 3M, Canon, Ricoh, and concluding his corporate experience as President of Sharp Information and Imaging Company of America. He serves on numerous boards and has been Chair to the Audit committee of Sharp Electronics Corp.
Mr. McLaughlin is a graduate of LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA and an alumni of IMD University Lusanne Switzerland. He has twice been Identified by industry associations as executive of the year and has been awarded two Lifetime Achivement awards.