Paul is the chairman of Actis, the emerging market private equity firm. He has led the firm since its spin out from CDC. The firm has a focus on developing institutional investor support for its focus on sustainable investing. He has extensive experience in developed and developing markets, in trading and capital markets and, latterly, with Citibank as strategic planning head for their emerging markets business. To SYSTEMIQ, he brings experience of investment processes, knowledge of the emerging markets, particularly Africa, and managing complex partnerships and collaborations across national boundaries. At SYSTEMIQ, he oversees finance and investment topics.