Working together for a safer world
As Group Regional Operations Director, Paul is responsible for the activities of Group Safety, Global Business Assurance, Group Change Programmes, Group Procurement and Estates, as well as the management of LR’s regional operations in Asia, Americas and EMEA. Paul’s focus is on co-ordinating changes to business support systems, meeting increasing demand for consistent high quality service delivery and handling an increasingly complex global regulatory system. All three of these challenges are interrelated and require integration using efficient IS and HR systems that support our global business.
Paul joined Lloyd's Register as Director of the Americas region in 2000. He later became Director of the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa), before taking on the position of Chief Operating Officer. In previous executive positions he directed all aspects of company operations at Kvaerner ASA and Willbros Group, Inc. in Oklahoma, London and Houston. Throughout his career Paul has been responsible for developing company-wide growth strategies, implementing a broad spectrum of business development initiatives and overseeing financial performance.
Paul graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.S. in Civil Engineering and from the Harvard Business School's Program for Management Development.
He is married with three children and enjoys golf, white water rafting and hiking.