Paul is Director of Enterprise, Southampton Business School and Director of Executive Education, Southampton Business School.
Paul is responsible for the School’s enterprise engagement and executive education activities. He is very active, continually building external corporate connections and creating strategic partnerships which create mutual value to the client and the school.
Paul engages in a wide range of client activities to increase the school’s visibility, advocacy and connectivity with industry. Leveraging all aspects of the school’s strength and depth to deliver rigorous and relevant education across all business sectors and geographies.
Paul is very much at the forefront of learning process innovation and has designed and delivered executive development programmes globally in a variety of learning environments. He is a very sought after conference speaker on the complex subject of leadership.
Following a successful naval career and prior to joining Southampton, Paul held several Senior Management positions at Henley Business School including Director-The Henley Partnership, Director-Advanced Management Programme and Director Executive Development Programmes.
Paul utilises his strong experience of client relationship management at senior level and good understanding of the current business environment and management challenges to develop strategic conversations and translate operational and strategic issues into learning initiatives. Paul is very much at the forefront of learning process innovation and has designed and delivered programmes globally in a variety of learning environments. He brings first hand experience of leading successful teams within sport and organisations to his corporate presentations. An accomplished international keynote speaker, Paul’s positive energy, experience, knowledge and sense of fun ensure that the messages he shares during his talks inspire others to action. The visual images of his speeches are unique, the lessons invaluable. Paul continues to work with a wide range of clients including DSGi, Metro International, Finning, RBS Insurance, Dubai Holdings, Barclays Bank, Iba Molecular, Siemens, Janssen-Cilag, Constellation, Hertfordshire Police, Lloyds TSB and KPMG.
“Wow, this seems to have had a really big impact. It has been the best two days of our lives and left us feeling quite emotional. Many thanks to you for an amazing and memorable team building event.” Ubisoft -Talent Programme
“Once again the EI Seminar exceeded ALL expectations.” The Executive Office Dubai
“The General Managers in particular had not experienced anything like this before and I think it came as a pleasant surprise to them as to how much they enjoyed the whole experience.” QinetiQ Conference