Paul is Head of Business Innovation for Connect Health, which involves leading on both the mobilisation/ transitioning of new contracts and managing a programme of work designed to transform the way Connect delivers its services. He previously worked in the public sector for Gateshead Council and Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. 

In his previous employment his roles mainly related to delivering large scale transformation projects that improved the delivery of services whilst reducing cost. Paul is an avid sports fan and he has participated in local sports throughout his life, both in and out of work. 

In addition to playing sport he has undertaken several volunteering roles and been involved in a series of fund raising initiatives to enable clubs to achieve their goals.