Paul is an energetic and accomplished Business Specialist, with a broad base in manufacturing, underpinned with academic diplomas in both Business and Engineering fields. He has managed key projects, internally and externally, with organisations where efficiency, financial performance and timescales are essential.

Paul has over 25 years manufacturing experience and in recent years has concentrated on business support in the Southwest. Paul thrives on supporting growing businesses and possesses an ability to quickly asses and diagnose business needs to deliver tailored advice and expert support.

Paul’s career has seen him deliver business support to over 1,000 companies, in addition to helping over 100 companies get new products to market. Paul is highly experienced in the low carbon sector, as well as having a keen interest in issues around sustainability, which flows into his personal life, with his main hobby being the exploration of this fragile planet – underwater!

I am passionate about innovation and I understand that ‘business as normal’ is not an option in this rapidly changing world
- Paul Gilbert