Paul Allen

Paul works with SI Partners’ consultancy and M&A teams advising on business transformation, commercial behaviour change and growth strategies.

Specialising in delivering business improvement and leadership coaching for our clients, Paul has worked on a wide range of consultancy projects for advertising, PR, digital and research clients.  Paul’s consultancy and corporate finance knowledge combined with his deep understanding of our clients’ businesses allows him to create business improvement programmes and challenge business models to deliver sustained growth, increased profits and ultimately, maximum capital value.

Prior to joining SI Partners, Paul was European CFO for creative agency, Naked Communications, where he was responsible for the financial, commercial and operational management of the businesses across the region.  Paul played a central role in the £35m sale of Naked Communications to Australian marketing services network, Photon Group (now Enero) and was instrumental in the UK merger of Hyper Happen and Naked to form Hypernaked.

Paul has held several other senior finance roles at agencies within the marketing services sector, including Edelman, Jackie Cooper, Red Media and Brandhouse, and is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.