He is also Past President of the Irish Hotels Federation serving a two year term, 2010 and 2011.
He was a member of the Tourism Recovery Taskforce and the Grow Dublin Taskforce, as well as serving on the Governments Small Business Advisory Group.
Paul is a native of Dublin and a graduate of the Shannon College of Hotel Management. He has previously worked in senior management positions in the hotel sector having been General Manager of the Herbert Park Hotel, Ballsbridge; Silver Spring Hotel, Cork; Blooms Hotel, Dublin and the Memphis Hotel, Amsterdam. He has extensive International experience having worked with both Hilton and Sheraton over the past 10 years.