Cadmus hires Paul Lynch as chief operating officer

01 April 2022 2 min. read
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Cadmus, a strategic and technical consulting firm, has hired Paul Lynch as chief operating officer. He is based in Arlington, VA.

Lynch brings more than 20 years of experience in the consulting industry, with a focus on leading operations functions.

At Cadmus, he will oversee the Waltham, MA-headquartered firm’s organizational execution, program delivery, continuous improvement process, quality management system, operational due diligence and acquisition integration, and corporate services. He will also work with the executive team on strategy and growth planning.

Lynch spent the last 24 years at ICF, a large management and technology consulting firm focusing on government clients. He most recently served as SVP and operations director for the public sector operating group, comprising four division, 3,500 employees, and more than $750 million in annual revenue.

Cadmus hires Paul Lynch as chief operating officer

Before that, he was a VP and operations director of ICF’s public health informatics and technology service division. Prior to joining the firm’s operations function as a manager in 2004, Lynch was a management consultant, completing data- and research-related engagements with the US Navy and FDA.

Lynch has an MBA and bachelor’s degrees in business administration and psychology from the University of Maryland.

“Paul is a creative and collaborative leader with the ideal experience necessary to scale up Cadmus’ operations as we continue to expand our global impact,” said Ian Kline, president and CEO. “The entire Cadmus enterprise will benefit from his exceptional expertise in optimizing organizational performance.”

Cadmus works with government, utilities, and private sector organizations on strategic and technical engagements in energy, climate, water, public health, security and resilience, international development, and transportation. The firm’s offerings include policy, program, and risk assessment; engineering and design; compliance and reporting; stakeholder engagement; and communications and marketing.

Cadmus has more than 600 professionals across 19 offices in the US, Germany, and Belgium.

“Cadmus is intensely focused on helping clients achieve their missions by providing highly respected consultants and innovative solutions,” Lynch said. “I am thrilled to join the team and I look forward to establishing an operational model that supports continued growth.”