Paul is an Independent Director, serving on Elevate’s Board of Directors since 2018. In addition to his position on the Board of Directors for Elevate, he also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors for VBrick Systems and as a member of the Board of Directors for Branding Brand, Cognitive Scale, and WayBlazer. Paul is Managing Partner of Acme Nova Partners, a private early-stage and opportunity capital fund. Previously, Paul was Chief Integration Officer for SuccessFactors (acquired by SAP) a public company that provides Cloud-based enterprise HR software, and he was Chairman and CEO of Plateau Systems, a provider of SaaS HR and Learning software that was acquired by SuccessFactors/SAP. Paul has an extensive background in technology consulting and software. He is a US Navy veteran. He has authored several articles in leading publications on enterprise software and technology.