ENABLING LEADERS TO RAPIDLY SOLVE COMPLICATED PROBLEMS
Senior Managing Partner
As Managing Partner of VPG, Mr. Custer specializes in confidential solutions and services for business leaders enabling them to solve complicated problems. VPG accelerates business success for its clients by assessing organizational performance, recommending strategies, partnering with executives to implement systems design and solutions, providing expert resources through its network and importing best practices. Mr. Custer leads the team in the areas of executive strategy and global planning. He is currently living in Sydney Australia and is the Managing Director of VPG's Subsidiary, Venture Pacific Group Australia Pty Ltd. He has traveled most of the Asia Pacific over the past 4 years representing US companies and Australian companies.
Mr. Custer has held Chairman/CEO positions with GoKnow Mobile Solutions, Curtis Mathes Corporation, Donny Osmond Entertainment Corporation and uniView Technologies. His technical knowledge was developed as an engineer for Honeywell and TI. Also, a strong financial background was formed around his tenure at EF Hutton where he concentrated in International Monetary Exchange and Foreign Monetary Policies for Asia. Mr. Custer has made over 100 trips to China over the past 25 years, as well as other locations in Asia, South America, and Europe.
Mr. Custer was the Chief Technical Advisor for the Pacific Rim Forum, a premier venue for world business leaders and governmental leaders to meet and exchange experiences. He was also a member of Investment 2000, an organization whose purpose was to manage and promote business development around the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games and the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.
Mr. Custer contributes time as a guest speaker at several highly respected universities and serves on the Board of Advisors for NTEC (Medical Technology) and the World Education Council (WEC).
Mr. Custer is a graduate of Texas Tech University and The University of Texas at Dallas.
"Pat is highly analytical, but he's also very much focused on human relations"