Paul Burmester is a highly accomplished senior executive who has made a name for himself in the global technology and innovation ecosystem. With years of experience in building and scaling businesses, he has a proven track record of success in driving innovation, managing change, and implementing strategies that exceed objectives.
Having played a key role in several high-profile acquisitions and divestments, Paul has generated over $5B in increased shareholder value and investor RoI. He is also a successful investor in the global start-up ecosystem, with substantial gains in portfolio value and RoI as a member of a venture capital fund, an advisor to investment funds, and as an individual angel investor.
Paul has held several leadership positions throughout his career, including Chief Operating Officer at Private AI, Co-founder & Governing Board Member at ICE71, Head of Innovation & Partnerships at Singtel Innov8, and Senior Vice President & General Manager - EMEA at MobiTV. He has also served as CEO at ValidSoft, Chairman Of The Board at Kings Chelsea Estate, and Strategic Advisor, Angel Investor & Mentor at Independent.
Paul's areas of expertise include commercial strategy, sales, marketing, and partnerships. He has a particular focus on the telecom, mobile, and wireless industries, but is also experienced in several other sectors. Paul's interests include investing, mentoring, and supporting startup enterprises, as well as exploring the latest trends in artificial intelligence and emerging tech.