Paul Hollis joined Alcentra in February 2020 as Managing Director, focusing on origination and execution on a pan-European basis. Prior to joining Alcentra, Paul was a Managing Director at Fosun Asset Management. In this role he was responsible for establishing their direct lending business in Europe and supporting UK private equity origination for Fosun International.
Previously he spent 9 years at Lloyds Bank Acquisition Finance, latterly as Co-Head of the European origination team, where he was responsible for leading Private Equity Sponsor and Corporate coverage, origination and execution of LBO transactions. Prior to this he also spent 9 years at PWC in the Consumer, Industrials & Products and Transaction Services divisions leading audit and financial due diligence projects for Corporate and Private Equity clients across Europe and Emerging Markets.
Paul is a qualified ACA (ICAEW) and received his Executive MBA from ESE Universidad de Los Andes, Santiago, Chile and holds a BA (Hons) in Combined Social Sciences from Durham University.