Leo Pound

As Pound Consulting Inc.’s founder and principal, Leo Pound is Leo Plane Websiteresponsible for day-to-day operations, as well as building partnerships, maintaining relationships and providing value to all clients. He proposes, leads and closes each consulting appointment. Pound Consulting Inc. is a small firm – by choice. It is important to truly understand each clients’ needs and how we can help them face their challenges.

As Jim Rohn says, “You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills.” That is what Leo does – he magnifies your skills. As a result your business can expect;

  • a better balanced and responsive management team,
  • more cohesive operations,
  • a focused, goal-oriented operating plan,
  • improved cash flow,
  • and short-term and long-term strategy.

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Leo Pound has spent most of his career helping companies around the world. He always has his passport ready. He has worked with many multi-national companies – including ones based or operating in China, Australia, Canada, England, Germany, Japan and more. He has in- depth knowledge of operational and strategic planning, M&A, forecasting and budgeting and cost containment. Leo is a hands-on professional who is sensitive to the pressures and challenges facing a troubled or rapidly growing company and their management team.

He has been active in the CEO, COO, CRO, and CFO roles in manufacturing and further processing, distribution and service industries. In addition, he has been responsible for managing banking relations, Big Four auditors, outside legal counsel, the financial community and investor relations. Leo has had direct accountability for Sales and Marketing, Manufacturing, the Controller function, Treasury, Human Resources, MIS, Risk Management, Contract Administration, Customer Service, Real Estate, Purchasing and Administration.
Leo Pound currently serves as a member of the following Board of Directors;

  • Covenant Surgical Partners, Inc., Nashville, TN (2017- to present)
  • Empire Petroleum Partners, LLC, Dallas, TX (2015 – present)
  • StoneMor Partners L.P., Levittown, PA (2014 – present)
  • Alliance Holdings, Abington, PA  (2013 – present)
  • Nixon Medical, New Castle, DE (2006 – present)

While speaking with Leo, I asked him to explain his overall business philosophy. His answer – “Simple. I provide strong, well thought out decisions that result in superior performance with enhanced cash flow. I believe in providing value.”

For a more detailed bio, please see Leo’s Complete Bio. You can also read more from my interview here.