A graduate of Cardiff University, Paul has been involved with shipping and transport for 40 years. He began his career in the merchant navy as a Deck Officer with Blue Star Line. After attending university and a period in maritime consultancy, he joined the Port of Felixstowe in 1988.
Paul has held a number of commercial and corporate management positions at the Port of Felixstowe and Hutchison Ports (UK). He is currently the company’s Head of Corporate Affairs responsible for its public/community relations, media relations, and public affairs functions.
In addition, he has various roles with the United Kingdom Major Ports Group, the Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, the CBI East of England Council, the Haven Gateway Partnership, the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO), and the EU Port EEIG.