Chair of Sewell Group
Paul is Chair of Sewell Group. Established in 1876, Sewell Group recognised as a ‘Sunday Times 10 Best Company to Work For’ business.
Having taken over Sewell Group more than 35 years ago, Paul has transformed a leading construction company to the business it is today, a holistic services provider for public services and local communities, which has successfully delivered schools, health centres and community facilities across the region. The Group has also developed a nationally acclaimed chain of fuel and convenience stores.
Paul has been honoured by the IOD for his contribution to the Yorkshire economy and most recently in the Business Growth Awards for his outstanding leadership. He was awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list in 2011 for services to business and the community.
Additional Humber LEP role: Chair of the Business Development Board