Paragon Consulting is the personal business performance arm of Dr. Corrie J Block, who has invested his career as an innovator in Leadership, Strategy, Corporate Governance, and Restructuring. Paragon Consulting provides affordable access for SMEs to high profile strategists like Dr. Block, and his associates.

Dr. Corrie Block is Professor of Strategic Management at Monarch Business School, Switzerland. He holds masters degrees in Business Administration and in Global Leadership in addition to a Doctorate in Business Administration and a PhD in Arab and Islamic Studies. He has managed projects as diverse as tech start-ups, billion-dollar equity investments, new product research and development, and has led the corporate restructuring of several companies in the MENA region. He has worked in industries covering: Luxury Retail, F&B, FMCG, Power & Water, Education, and Oil & Gas. He has provided leadership and strategy consulting in more than 30 countries, and is a published author on business strategy and consulting.

Paragon: ˈparəɡ(ə)n



  1. A person or thing regarded as a perfect example of a particular quality.
  2. A person or thing viewed as a model of excellence.


Perfect example, model, epitome, archetype, ideal, exemplar, nonpareil, prototype, apotheosis, the crème de la crème.


Corrie Block is, “a very polished professional advisor who provides commercially focused advice to his clients through start-up, expansion and investment stages.”

                                             – Joby Beretta, CEO, The Bench

90% of MENA companies are reviewing their corporate culture (Deloitte University).