For over two-decades, Paul has been in the fore-front of supporting developmental initiatives and directing investments to Africa. As an Entrepreneur with a successful business and consulting practice, he initiated, managed and directed world-class projects for key global institutions, governments and individuals. Founder/EC BlackPace Africa Group, a global investment Advisory group based in Nigeria, Rwanda, Amsterdam and Switzerland. He led the team that founded Cogent Global Energy Ltd, a pioneer in energy asset management. The firm is managed by a team of professionals and experts with deep insights and experience in the field of energy, asset management and investment banking. Whilst supporting Africa’s economic development and growth, he chairs the Advisory Board of the African Wealth Report and African Wealth Briefing. He has addressed Global Leaders, including Heads of Governments, Ambassadors and Corporate Executives at global events, including the United Nations in Geneva, UNCTAD Africa Oil & Gas Summit, as well as International conferences.