TitlePaul, Philip S. oral history
DescriptionPhilip S. Paul is the Managing Director and Chairman Emeritus of Paul Capital Partners, which he founded in 1991. He more recently founded Top Tier Capital Partners. With more than twenty-five years of private equity experience, Phil has served on more than thirty venture capital-based boards of directors. From 1984 to 1991, he was Chairman and CEO of Hillman Ventures, Inc., one of the most active private equity investors in the seventies and eighties. During his tenure at Hillman Ventures, Phil was responsible for managing its venture capital investments as well as its fund of funds activities.
He was a founding investor in several venture capital funds including those raised by Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers; TA Associates; U.S. Venture Partners; Mohr, Davidow Ventures; and New Enterprise Associates. He was also involved with direct investments in life science and technology companies such as Genentech, Hybritech, Pyxis, Tandem Computers, Teradata, Symantec, and Read-Rite.
Phil earned his JD from Southwestern University, a certificate in International Law from the Parker School at Columbia University, and a BA from Stanford University.
|Kolker, Carole, Interviewer
|Paul, Philip S., Interviewee