Cllr Paul M Smith

Grants Coordinator & Senior Grant Writer

Paul is an experienced financial and capital markets specialist and former Sales Lead on many Commonwealth projects, including the Commonwealth Yearbook. More recently, Paul has worked as an award-winning ICT Sales Director at Hewlett Packard, specialising in Africa/EMEA. He holds many senior non exec roles, including as a Committee Chair within the British Computer Society (BCS). He is also serves as a Councillor in his home village of Sawston, Cambridgeshire. Paul is passionate about Africa, ESG, CSR & GRC issues.

Cllr Paul M Smith BA (Hons) DipNLP MDipNLP CISM CISSP CompTIA CRISC Prince2
Councillor, Sawston Parish Council (http://www.sawston.org.uk)
Chairman, BCS Internet SG (https://www.bcs.org/membership/member-communities/internet-specialist-group)
Vice-President, ISC2 East of England Chapter (https://www.isc2chapter-eastofengland.co.uk)

*Lord of Chaol Ghleann (Member of Dunans Castle)

*Member Royal Commonwealth Society (MRCS)
*Member Rocial Society Arts (MRSA)
*Member National Theatre (MNT)
*Member Cambridge Arts Theatre (MCAT)
*Member ACCA (MACCA)
*Member AAT (MAAT)
*Member Chartered Management Institute (MCMI)
*Member IIBA (MIIBA)
*Member Contractor Advice UK (MCAUK)

*Member Association of Project Management (MAPM)

*Member Association of Professional Sales (MAPS)

*Member British Computer Society (MBCS)
*Member Institute of Engineering & Technology (MIET)

*Member ISACA (MISACA)

*Committee Member Chartered Insurance Institute, Cambridge  (MCii)

*Committee Member BCS Communication Management Association (MBCSCMA)

*Linkedin Mentor

*Advisory Board Member Policy Centre for African Peoples (PCAP)

*Member Society of Mortgage Professionals (MSMP)
*Member ASQ (MASQ)
*Member Axelos (MAXELOS)
*Member AA-ISP (MAA-ISP)

*STEM Ambassador