Paul Herman of Bluebox Corporate Finance
CEO of Bluebox Corporate Finance, Paul Herman joins the podcast for this week’s episode. Bluebox, founded in 2012 along with James Caan, former panellist on Dragon’s Den, primarily focus on preparing businesses for sale, sale of business and fundraising.
Paul originally qualified as a Chartered Accountant at PWC where he specialised in M&A and private company valuations. In 1998, he moved into private equity before joining a corporate finance boutique in London where he eventually became one of the Senior Partners. Paul is a recognised authority in the sale of private companies, having sold over 50 private businesses for values ranging between £2m and £200m across a variety of sectors. High profile UK businesses Paul has sold include dessert company Gü, Mappin & Webb, Models Own, Smythson, Watches of Switzerland, and Princess Yachts.
In 2020, Paul founded Bluebox Velocity, which offers more accessible corporate finance packages for business owners looking to sell a business, raise funds for a business or buy a business.