Paul is the founder and Chairman of BridgeClimb. Paul founded BridgeClimb in 1998, following nine years of development, planning and construction. Paul, along with the BridgeClimb business, has been highly rewarded by the tourism and business community in Australia. Paul was awarded the National Entrepreneur of the Year (Business) in 2001, and the Australian Export Heroes Award in 2002/2003. Paul's career included marketing and general management roles for B&D Roll-A-Door, before founding the Amber Group in 1974. In 1996, Paul sold his interest in the Amber Group to management. Paul is a director and founding shareholder of InterRisk Australia Pty Ltd. Paul holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of NSW.