Paul was educated in Australia achieving an MBA in Banking and Finance from the University of New England, Australia, and a Certificate in Financial Markets from the Securities Institute of Australia.
Paul has been a director of KMG Capital Markets Luxembourg S.A. since 2008. He has extensive operational experience in Fund Management and Portfolio Management; and a strong knowledge of all types of asset classes and financial instruments, including alternative investment products, i.e. Real Estate, Private Equity, Hedge Funds and structured products.
Paul held business development roles for finance and lending of various Australian banks (Metway Bank Ltd, Aussie Home Loans, Suncorp Metway Ltd). Paul headed teams responsible for sourcing and evaluating loan business as well as cross-selling of other products. He has strong knowledge of property valuations, bank credit and lending processes relating to properties which has proved valuable for funds involved in real-estate.
Paul moved to Cyprus in 2001 and after completing his military service, joined Alpa Consultants as Operations Manager where he was responsible for the day to day running of back office functions which included liaison with fund managers and financial advisors regarding client portfolios, issuance of client portfolio valuations and graphs, updating of daily fund and share prices and correspondence with financial advisors and clients.
He then moved to FBME Bank Ltd as Senior Client Relations Officer and became Head of Banking Operations – Assistant Vice President in 2004.