Gerald MuizelaarVP of Finance
Being a life-long athlete, Gerald developed a strong passion for competition, achieving excellence and teamwork. In his athletic career, Gerald played college basketball and excelled in men’s softball, competing for both the Canadian and US National teams over his 20 year professional career.
Gerald brings over 15 years of financial and operational leadership experience in manufacturing, retail and customer service. His ever-increasing leadership roles in finance, operations, engineering, quality and project management leading for LM Wind Power (acquisition of GE) and Amazon bring a well balanced perspective to his financial leadership. Gerald holds a six-sigma green belt and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Acadia University along with a Masters of Business Administration from Dalhousie University.
In his role prior to joining the Wasson Enterprise team, Gerald lead all US & Latin American customer service teams as the North American Finance Manager for Amazon encompassing over 10,000 customer service employees and $250MM+ budget. Gerald’s leadership and understanding overall operations were instrumental in optimizing costs to the lowest levels ever achieved in North America for Customer Service while simultaneously growing its operations by 30% YOY all while consistently driving quality improvements to keep Amazon ranked #1 in the World for Customer Service.
Gerald brings key operational leadership and finance expertise to the Wasson Enterprise team and we’re excited to have his help partnering on investment opportunities, helping grow businesses created through Innventure — a Wasson Enterprise Partnership — and to drive continuous improvement across all Wasson Enterprise endeavors.