President of Americas at Provivi
- Los Angeles, US
- 25+ years experience
- Ag Bio, Life Science, Agriculture, Human Health, Food and Nutrition
Paul has been President of Americas at Provivi since October 2021. Prior to that he had been CFO of Provivi for four years during which he led the company through three major financing rounds which fueled the expansion of the company from the scientific start up to fully integrated, fast growing pheromone developer operating on five continents.
Economist by training, Paul has worked on improving lives of people for over 25 years. He started as a financial analyst at Eli Lilly in Canada. From there he moved to Monsanto where he was part of team introducing innovative crops around the world. He then moved to Ceres which was developing crops for alternative energy and fuels and more nutritious sorghum and cane. He took Ceres public in 2012 and the company was subsequently sold to Land O’lakes in 2016. He then spent a year as a CFO of LA BioMed which is the world’s leading institute specializing in orphan diseases. Paul joined Provivi in 2017.
During his career Paul lived and worked in Poland, Spain, Canada, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and the USA.
Areas of Expertise
- Start ups
- Private financing rounds and public follow ons
- Debt and equity structure
- ERP implementation
- International subsidiaries set up