Time at Prime: 27 years. Biggest achievement: Helping to build a strong construction division based on the philosophy of service and strong financial management which allowed Prime to get through the turbulent years of the GFC unscathed. Career high: Managing the project team that completed the TAB Limited refurbishment, a complicated and challenging job. Favourite job: Design management of the Rand coldstore project. Building buzz: Paul enjoys working with a diverse cross section of talented people from sub-contractors, consultants, clients and staff, dealing with the day-to-day challenges of time, quality and cost. He’s proud and privileged to be part of a dynamic industry. Paul in a few words: A thinker and someone who will get it done. On weekends you’ll find him: Spending time with the family and their sport, competition outrigger paddling and cycling. He’s also an avid Francophile. Building philosophy: Build it once, build it well. A large part of our business is from repeat clients so we focus on ensuring that continues by our delivery and building a strong client relationship. Secret to Prime’s success: A commitment to staff, consultants and sub-contractors and a can-do approach in meeting clients’ needs. The Prime difference: Immersion in the process and always looking to improve outcomes for clients. Crystal ball: More of the same, a steady controlled growth with solid outcomes.