Business Development and Operations
Paul Samuel
Senior Vice President

Paul Samuel has over fifteen years of experience in investment banking, corporate finance, business development, operations and risk management. Prior to joining BCMS, Paul operated his own consulting practice where he assisted start-ups and middle market technology companies in building channel partnerships and developing exit strategies.

Paul has considerable M&A, capital raising and business development experience serving clients across the software, telecommunications, renewable energy, healthcare, hospitality and business services sectors. He previously served as a Vice President at Viant Capital, a San Francisco-based investment bank where he sourced and executed M&A and private placements for emerging technology companies. Paul started his career in risk management at Barclays and Lehman Brothers structuring derivative transactions with corporate, bank and broker-dealer clients.

  • MBA, Finance & Entrepreneurship, UCLA Anderson School of Management
  • BS, Finance & Math, Binghamton University
  • FINRA Series 63 and 79 licenses