Paul joined Enterprise Ventures in 2006. He is a member of the Growth team and heads up Enterprise Ventures’ lending activity where he was heavily involved in the launch of Enterprise Ventures SME Loans and he continues to work closely with Lancashire County Council and Rosebud Finance.
Previously Paul was a Regional Director with Barclays Ventures and responsible for the North of England and the Midlands. He has made numerous equity investments in MBOs and development capital transactions in various sectors, including specialist manufacturing, support services and distribution. Paul also sat on the Boards of many of these businesses and he continues to do this as part of his role within Enterprise Ventures too.
The earlier part of Paul’s career was spent in corporate banking, in the UK and overseas.