Paul is a partner at Battery Ventures based in London, focusing on later-stage software investments in Europe, including growth-equity and private equity deals. From 2012 to 2016, Paul was based in Battery’s San Francisco office before moving to London in 2016. Paul is involved on the boards of Battery portfolio companies Guardsquare, InCloudCounsel, PageUp, PrimRevenue, Quinyx and Shippeo. Paul’s previous investments include Intacct (acquired by Sage) and WebPT (acquired by Warburg Pincus). Paul was also involved in Battery’s investment’s in Gainsight and Nitro.
Prior to Battery, Paul spent time with Goldman Sachs’ investment-banking division focusing on the technology, media and telecom sectors. While Paul was at Goldman, he worked on a variety of debt and equity financings, M&A transactions and strategic-advisory assignments.
In 2017, Paul was named to Forbes’ “30 Under 30” list of leading young entrepreneurs, innovators and game changers. Paul graduated from Stanford University, where he earned a BS in economics and played four years on the varsity men’s tennis team.