Head Cleantech Investment Practice, Capricorn Cleantech Fund
Paul joined Capricorn Venture Partners in 2006 after having supported the fundraising of Capricorn Cleantech Fund. He is an expert in venture/expansion capital and project infrastructure equity for the sustainable technologies industry. Paul is one of the few European cleantech fund managers who went with its first fund Sustainable Energy Ventures through a full fund cycle from fundraising from limited partners, acquisition search, investment in portfolio companies, investee growth strategy implementation, divestment to the dispersal of funds back to the limited partners. Paul holds a Master’s degree in Bioscience Engineering (University of Ghent) and a post-graduate degree in Financial Management (Vlerick Business School). Paul is Member of the Strategic Advisory Council to the Dean of Faculty of Bioscience Engineering at the University of Ghent.