Control Solutions Announces Key Leadership Promotions

February 27, 2009 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
NEW YORK, NY – February 27, 2009 – Control Solutions International announced today that Ms. Margaret Gesualdi and Mr. Simon Dealy will now oversee Control Solutions' worldwide operations as Managing Partners. Frank Edelblut (CEO and founder of the company) has moved into the role of Senior Advisor to the firm.

Ms. Gesualdi and Mr. Dealy have been in leadership roles with the company for over 5 years, and each has more than 18 years of industry experience. Ms. Gesualdi will manage the Eastern U.S. region, while Mr. Dealy will manage the Western, Midwestern U.S. regions and the firm's international offices. Ms. Gesualdi and Mr. Dealy have been working closely together to expand the firm's service offerings in over 20 countries to support customer needs with a specific focus on delivering customizable best practice solutions to customers from a diverse range of industries. Ms. Gesualdi and Mr. Dealy will continue to focus on customer needs through innovative solutions focusing on the containment of compliance costs, increasing operational efficiencies, leveraging existing infrastructure and delivering resources with a high degree of proven expertise. With the current state of the market in mind, Control Solutions has formed a Global Financial Crisis Team consisting of the firm's leading global experts in regulatory compliance, risk management, technology, restructuring, and transaction analysis with an objective to provide solutions focused on helping clients manage their operations in this highly volatile and dynamic economic environment.

Patrick Dauga, CEO of Altran Americas, said, "Frank has assembled an exceptional group of consultants and a solid leadership team at Control Solutions. The continuity of leadership provided by Simon and Margaret ensures quality, value add and consistency in the delivery of our services. A key initiative going forward will be to expand our service capabilities for our customers, leveraging the expertise of Altran's 18,000 consultants worldwide." For more information on Altran, please visit

Mr. Edelblut led Control Solutions' expansion from its inception in 1991 to its position as a global service provider with delivery capabilities in North and South America, Europe and Asia. This was further accelerated when Mr. Edelblut sold the firm to Altran, a $2 billion innovation and technology consulting organization with worldwide headquarters in Paris, France. Frank is credited with much of the firm's intellectual property, including the Foundations of Improvement™ process reengineering model, SOXlite™ compliance methodology for smaller companies, OREO ERM™ risk management methodologies and IFRS Impact Calculator, all of which are solutions focused on helping the customer achieve best practices within their organization in the most efficient and economical manner possible.

About Control Solutions
Control Solutions International is the leading global consulting, risk management and audit firm. We provide a wide range of risk management, technology, audit, and compliance services and solutions for public, private, non-profit and government organizations. We are a member of the Altran Group (the European leader in technology and innovation consulting), a $2 billion professional services firm with 18,000 professionals in over 20 countries. For more information, please visit