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We are CCG Catalyst, a leading management consulting firm that specializes in the financial services sector

Who We Are

At CCG Catalyst we partner with banks, credit unions and fintech of all sizes to achieve their strategic goals, optimize their performance, and navigate the challenges of a rapidly changing industry. We are a diverse and talented team of consultants, analysts, researchers, and thought leaders, with deep expertise in banking, technology, innovation, and customer experience. We are passionate about delivering value to our clients and creating positive impact in the
communities we serve.

What We Do

CCG Catalyst offers a range of services and solutions to help our clients succeed. We provide strategic advice, core and digital evaluations, contract negotiations, market research, digital transformation, merger and acquisition support, and more. We leverage our proprietary
frameworks, our award-winning methodologies, and tools to deliver customized and actionable insights and
recommendations. We work collaboratively with our clients, from the boardroom to the front line, to understand their needs, challenges, and opportunities. We tailor our approach to each client’s unique situation, culture, and objectives. We partner with our clients to implement solutions and measure results.

How We Work

We work as one team, with one vision, and one mission. We value excellence, integrity,
innovation, and client satisfaction. We foster a culture of learning, growth, and collaboration.
We respect and appreciate the diversity of our team members, clients, and partners. We strive
to make a difference in everything we do.

We are agile, flexible, and responsive. We adapt to the changing needs and expectations of our
clients and the market. We embrace new technologies, methodologies, and ideas. We
challenge ourselves and our clients to think differently and creatively. We are always looking for
ways to improve and innovate.


Paul Schaus
Founder & Managing Partner
Kate Drew

The Team


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Meet our leader

Paul Schaus

Paul Schaus

Managing Partner

As Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer he leads a successful team of subject matter experts. Throughout his successful career Paul has been a banker, management consultant, strategist, thought leader and strong advocate to the financial services industry.

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If you are interested in learning more about our bank consulting services, or if you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you and working with you.