Paul Norris - Managing Director, Patient Capital Vehicle setup

Paul is responsible for establishing the new Patient Capital vehicle. He was previously at UK Government Investments where he advised the Patient Capital Review and led the privatisation of the Green Investment Bank. Paul was formerly a senior executive at Nomura and Lehman Brothers, responsible for all aspects of investment research and a member of the global executive committee running the global equity and fixed income divisions.

He started his career as a software analyst, later moving to telecommunications and media. He has helped raise over $50 billion of public and private equity capital to fund the growth of mobile, cable and the internet. In venture, he has advised a number of software companies as an angel investor, working with entrepreneurs, venture capital and growth funds, from start-up though scale-up. He is a non-executive director of learning to code business, Code Kingdoms.