Interim or Part Time Executive Leadership • Senior Project/Initiative Management
John Davidson is a seasoned, executive-level strategist and operational resource for businesses and non-profit organizations.
John has held pivotal leadership positions in several publicly-traded companies, including Nokia Siemens Networks, Siemens Communications and Bosch Telecom.
In addition, he has successfully navigated the private-equity realm where he led venture funding initiatives for Quantum Photonics, Inc. and Paratek Microwave, Inc. He also has led several M&A transactions, including their corresponding business integrations, and has provided operational leadership to numerous start-ups and entrepreneurial endeavors, including Source1 Purchasing.
In the non-profit arena, John has provided both strategic counsel for, and hands-on operational stewardship of dramatic changes in organizational vision, mission and scope. In the education improvement space he has worked with both Great Minds (formerly Common Core) and The National Council on Teacher Quality.
John has been licensed as both a Certified Public Accountant (MD, inactive) and a Certified Circuit Civil Mediator (FL, inactive). He holds a Graduate Certificate in Conflict Resolution from Abilene Christian University and a BS in Finance and Economics from Mount Saint Mary’s University.
Before attending Mount Saint Mary’s, he served honorably in the United States Marine Corps.
John and Donna Davidson split their time between Black Mountain, NC – where hiking and tennis and volunteer activities fill the person calendars, and Delray Beach, FL – where time off shifts to ocean activities and catching up with old friends.
John A. Davidson Consulting
24 Endless View Drive
Weaverville, NC 28787