Paul Essery

Commercial Director

Paul Essery

Paul who joined Business Disability Forum in February 2018, is a serial entrepreneur and highly skilled business leader. He has a successful track record of managing business development activities in both the public and private sector.  

He has strong project delivery skills and enjoys working alongside others to implement rapid improvement and innovation initiatives.  His expertise includes the application of specialised techniques like Lean Thinking and Design Thinking to resolve difficult business problems.      

Paul is a skilled commercial negotiator with a consultative but results oriented style that enables him to build productive working relationships with a wide range of colleagues. 

He holds an MSc in Strategy and Resource Management and is a qualified PRINCE2 practitioner. Outside of work Paul is a keen mountaineer and long distance cyclist.