PaulFounder and Managing Director
Paul is the Owner, Founder and Managing Director of Blackburne. Since starting the company in 2003, Blackburne has grown to become one of the largest property companies in Australia, specialising in property development, property management and mortgage broking.
Paul’s achievements have been recognised with a number of leading awards including:
• WA Business News 40under40 First Amongst Equals Winner 2016 – recognising outstanding achievement in business and community projects
• 2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist
As Managing Director, Paul leads an experienced team of long term senior executives that manage the day-to-day operations of the Blackburne group of companies.
Paul is also the co-founder and startup funder of the Cambodian Children’s Fund (CCF) – Child Protection Unit (CPU) in Cambodia. Since being established in 2013 the CPU has made a significant contribution to the investigation and prosecution of crimes against children and the on-going support for child abuse victims.
Paul is married with two children and spends any spare time he has on travelling and adventure sports.