Paul Atkinson is an industry expert with more than 30 years of experience across multiple industries. Prior to STL, he was the Managing Director and Group CEO at IXOM. He has deep expertise in the optical space and was associated with the Prysmian Group for over 20 years as the CEO of affiliates and regions across the world. During this stint, he has led multiple successful business integrations and was pivotal in delivering non-linear growth across business lines and geographies. Paul holds a degree from Melbourne Business School and Monash University.