Paul is an experienced business consultant, mentor and trainer with vast experience in small business support and counselling and has worked regionally around Queensland for the last 5 years, specialising in mature aged restarts. His training and teaching experience have helped many clients establish and grow successful businesses.
He holds a Diploma in counselling, a Certificate IV in Small business management and a Certificate in Training and Assessment.
Paul was the founder and director of a telecommunications company that grew over 18 years from one employee to 50 full time staff operating in 10 regional Queensland and NSW towns, he won multiple Telstra state and national awards for his intelligent and innovative ways of growing his business.
After suffering significant financial losses in 2009 following the Global Financial crisis he began researching the recovery pathways for businesspeople who were suffering the financial, emotional and social impact of business loss, and established with his wife the first Entrepreneurs recovery program in 2012 in Australia. As an expert in recovery he has the depth and capacity to assist those who are experiencing a decline in their personal financial situation.