Paul is a member of the Investment Committee, and has over 25 years’ experience in acquisitions, investment and fund management.
He is currently Managing Partner of STAR Capital, a European private equity firm focused on the acquisition and development of asset-based businesses. Since its inception in 2000, STAR has acquired businesses with a total enterprise valuation in excess of €5 billion across a wide range of sectors.
Prior to STAR, Paul held several corporate finance positions with Credit Suisse, working out of their New Zealand, Australia and London offices. Paul has sat on the boards of a wide range of transport, infrastructure, and financial services-related businesses. Currently, Paul sits on the boards of Infratil Ltd, STAR Asset Finance, Ignition plc, First Capital Finance, Kennet Equipment Leasing, MPC Container Ships, Synergy LMS, GSLS, and ASL Airlines. Paul is a Founder Investor of USR in a personal capacity.