Paul is Senior Partner emeritus at McKinsey and Company, where he previously led its Global Energy and Materials and Oil & Gas Practices. Over a 25 year career, Paul has served energy and resource clients across North America, Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa on strategy, operations, organization and technology topics. Prior to McKinsey, Paul was an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at UC Berkeley. He is a Founders Advisor for The Engine (MIT’s deep tech incubator and fund), serves on the advisory board for UC Berkeley Mechanical Engineering and advises several start-ups. Paul received his SB, SM and PhD degrees in mechanical engineering from MIT.