Paula is head of the entrepreneurial team at Harper Macleod that focuses on advising entrepreneurs on all legal aspects of their business. Her personal specialism is advising entrepreneurs on corporate transactions such as investments (including equity crowdfunding), acquisitions/disposals and restructures. She works with businesses at all stages of their life cycle – from inception of idea to funding to exit. Paula also advises private equity investors/angel syndicates/venture capitalist organisations and other alternative finance providers.
Paula previously worked in-house at a venture capitalist and within the investment team at Scottish Investment Bank. Her team has completed over 180 deals in the last three years across sectors such as healthcare, technology and renewable energy.