I am a positive, proactive and results-driven senior executive with a highly successful track record in leading both internal and external business strategies and teams. I am passionate about innovating and transforming business models which have been challenged by new technologies, new competitors, and market shifts, delivering innovative and commercially favourable solutions to all technical, commercial and digital matters. I have gone from being a managing director of a small innovative house-builder, throughout a medium size mechanical & electrical contractor, a large developer (building over 1,000 units/year), to a large international innovative manufacturer Wienerberger and to globally lead Built Environment & BIM at IBM. I have an extensive knowledge and understanding of Built Environment, BIM, Virtual Design Construction, Lean Construction strategies, data interoperability, AI, blockchain, construction design, management & advice, modern methods of constructions, manufacturing processes including industry 4.0, renewable energy technologies & energy performance of existing and new dwellings as well as planning regulations. I hold number of technology badges like AI, Automation, Cloud, OpenShift, industrial applications and strategies. I understand digital and multi-channel business models (transforming marketing, sales, after-sales), Incubate and scale new businesses for regions, industries and solutions.
I am a full member and a chartered engineer of the Institute of Engineering and Technology, holds MSc (Eng.) in mechanical, electronics engineering and an Eco-Building Design Postgraduate Diploma. Paul is a
BREEAM Accredited Professional, BIM Level 2 Certified Practitioner (Project Information and Task Information manager), and a chartered member of the CIOB. Paul has been a Chairman of Construction Products Europe Digitalization & BIM Task Group, strategy advisor for EU funded project DigiPlace, a member of Built Environment Executive at the Institute of Engineering & Technology, member of B/555 British Standards Institute and technical expert for CEN/TC 442 and ISO.
My previous job roles in construction sector, manufacturing and renewable energy sectors have given me a broad expertise of the industry as a whole. I am considered at expert in the field of BIM/ Digitalization (including setting up digital transformation strategies for businesses/Industry 4.0 and I am a Level 2 certified practitioner (Task and Project Information Manager), having delivered a number of talks and
seminars on the topic, I am seen as an expert in this field.