Board Member & CEO of Accsys
Paul, born May 1960, assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer on 1 August 2009, and will remain a Board Member until 31 December 2019 as he transitions responsibilities to Rob Harris. Paul had been a Non-Executive Director of the Group since April 2009 and had been working with the Group as part of the Chairman’s Office since mid 2008. Prior to this, he was CEO of Cowen International, subsequent to its sale by Société Générale in 2006. Before this, he ran SG Cowen International, part of the Société Générale Group, from 2000 to 2006.
Paul started in investment banking in 1981 at The First Boston Corporation. Since then he has held senior positions at various investment banks including James Capel and Schroders. Paul is also a Non-Executive Director Peel Hunt LLP as well as being Chairman of Tricoya Technologies Limited.