Paul was appointed as the CEO of Cranfield Aerospace Ltd from 1 December 2015. He has extensive experience in executive roles in: aerospace, technology and service businesses.

During 2014/2015 Paul was the Chief Commercial Officer for Vocality, a manufacturer of satellite, defence and maritime specific network routers, voice and communications sub-systems. In that role he was responsible for driving growth and ensuring integrated commercial success, covering: sales, marketing, customer service and product development strategy.

Prior to this Paul was responsible for building the Computer Science Corporation (CSC) Secure Cloud and Cyber business in the UK, for Defence and Public Sector clients: P&L performance, strategy development and implementation, and running the Sales and Marketing teams. He has previously filled executive roles in Thales Aerospace Division, and Astrium (now Airbus UK.)