North America, EMEA, and Asia-Pacific.                 Sectors of Expertise: LED Lighting, Energy, Energy management, Power quality, Industrial Control, Automation, Smart grid. Also niche sensor technology in the automotive and aerospace industries.

Terry is the former CEO/President of 5 companies: SACO Technologies, Osram Lighting Solutions & Traxon Technologies Ltd., EFI Electronics, Kavlico Corporation, and Abrisa Holdings. The companies under Terry’s leadership have ranged from $30M to $200M in revenue with 100 to 1,600 employees respectively.

Terry is the General Partner of GrowthPhases Acquisitions Group that establishes opportunity investment funds for qualified investors in our target markets.

Terry had an extensive career spanning 19 years within Schneider Electric, holding numerous executive roles around the globe in sales, marketing, manufacturing, business development, and M&A before taking the CEO/President roles of 2 Schneider subsidiaries.

Terry is an experienced global executive successful at transforming small and medium sized public and private equity backed companies through cost management, sales focus, cash and working capital management, price and margin improvement, and executive team building. Terry is a results-oriented executive who excels in achieving sustained business growth through lean/6 sigma, accelerating product development, acquisitions, international expansion, and instilling a performance management company culture.

Terry is a former Board Director at AST Modular (AST) until the acquisition by Schneider Electric. Terry was also a Board Director of Power Distribution Inc. (PDI),  held by Bertram Capital until the acquisition by Smiths Interconnect.

Mr. O’Neal holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Technology from Texas A&M University and a Master of Business Administration from Duke University.