Paul is based in Mercia's Edinburgh office, building and managing a portfolio of companies across the Software & the Internet, Life Sciences & Biosciences, Digital & Digital Entertainment, and Electronics, Materials, Manufacturing & Engineering sectors. Paul also works with university partners across Scotland to grow their startup pipeline.
Paul previously led the student entrepreneurship team at the University of Edinburgh as company formation manager. He has worked across technical and commercial roles throughout his career, from an engineer, patent holding researcher and spin-out company founder to a programme manager, investor and non-executive director. Paul is completing his MBA dissertation at the Strathclyde Graduate School of Business.