Prior to establishing Unlimited Horizons, he was President and CEO of Sulzer Metco, where he oversaw three divisions with 22 subsidiaries and 11 manufacturing companies in 18 countries. He grew the company through a strategically focused process, which involved acquisitions and divestitures including dealings with the Federal Trade Commission, the European Commission, Unions in many countries and Federal Agencies (e.g. FAA, FDA).
Among Mr. Kyd’s earlier responsibilities was his employment by Sulzer Corporation in the U.S. and Switzerland, serving as President of companies, managing turnarounds. He reengineered business processes of several machinery-manufacturing companies and was involved as Senior Analyst of the M&A group in many business strategy development and acquisition projects.
Mr. Kyd is fluent in English, German, Italian and French. He earned a masters degree in finance and marketing and a bachelors degree in communications from the University of Zurich, Switzerland.