Paul is Chairman of BGF portfolio company Gymbox.
He has been involved in the creation, development and sale of a number of the UK’s most highly regarded leisure businesses. In the restaurant industry these include Gourmet Burger Kitchen, PizzaExpress and Hawksmoor. Before this, he founded one of the UK’s leading group of Health and Fitness clubs. Paul’s experience within these businesses includes brand development and roll out, international expansion, corporate and financial strategy and exit planning.
Earlier in his career, he qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PriceWaterhouse, before running the Corporate Finance advisory business of FTSE100 company, The Capita Group PLC.
Paul currently acts as Chairman and Non-Executive Director on the boards of several high growth businesses in the restaurant, hotel and leisure sectors.
BGF portfolio company: Gymbox