Paul leads solution development, provides venture capital expertise, and is the chair of the investment committee. Paul is the founder and MD of Corran Toohill Capital, a Trans-Pacific advisory and investment firm founded in Silicon Valley in 2006 and now based in Sydney, Australia. Paul has held technology investment roles at AGL Energy, Southern Cross Ventures, the California Clean Energy Fund and Flex. He worked in Silicon Valley for 12 years as an executive, start-up CEO and venture capitalist. His initial interest in blockchain was for securitisation of renewable energy projects. He ran two blockchain projects at AGL Energy Limited.
Paul holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Engineering. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Jared is a recent graduate from UTS with a Bachelor of Science in IT and a Bachelor of Creative Intelligence & Innovation. He has participated in hackathons with Accenture and Visa, has provided innovation consultancy for GoGet, and has completed the award winning Hatchery Entrepreneurial Program at UTS. He is also co-founding a digital platform facilitating the interaction between exchange students and local students at UTS.