Paul Heaven has more than 30 years general management experience and is by profession a qualified chartered accountant. Having served his articles at Clement Keys & Co and his corporate finance apprenticeship at Ernst & Young; Paul formed Blue Sky Corporate Finance to serve the needs of the small to medium sized enterprise sector. Over the years Paul has become an expert in corporate finance, venture capital, private equity and asset lending and has extensive experience of acquisitions, disposals, floatation and fund raising.
Paul is also a regular speaker at Corporate Finance events, a member of the West Midlands Regional Finance Forum and an expert on the funding sources available from equity, debt, grants and trade/asset finance. Paul was recently appointed as one of the eight new board members for the Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and a Mentor for the Entrepreneurs for the future (e4f) programme.
Paul is a weekend Harley Davidson rider and whose bike was once featured as a 'Readers Ride' in the Easyrider magazine.