Paul is a co-founder of ASK, and shares responsibility for credit due diligence and investor relations. He has been involved in the banking sector for over 40 years, the last 25 years exclusively in property finance and as such has a deep and established network.
In 1995, Paul established Investec Bank plc’s European property finance business. Under his management the division’s assets grew to over £3.5 billion, generating peak annual profits of circa £100m. In April 2010, Paul assumed a wider role as Co-Head of Investec Specialist Private Bank responsible for over 500 people in seven different European locations. He still retains his seat on the board of Investec Bank (Channel Islands) Limited and also holds the position of Strategic Advisor to Westbrooke’s Investment Committee, with a direct focus on real estate.