A Chartered Surveyor, with 38 years’ experience in construction commercial management and business leadership in both the public and private sectors. Paul is a self-starter, highly motivated with the capability to get things done to tight deadlines.
Member of a major contractor Leadership Team responsible for an annual £2.7bn business in UK, Canada and Middle East including leading a team of 500 commercial staff.
Crossrail’s Commercial Director and a member of the Executive Committee for over 5 years. This involved the commercial leadership of £8bn of NEC contracts, management of relationships at executive level with tier 1 contractors, management of funding with sponsors, contractors cost verification and overall business governance.
His philosophy is to seek solutions through strong relationships, discussion and negotiation based on sound contract principles.