Paul Ranson, Director
Paul joined Quercus in September 2018, following thirteen years with KPMG and three years as M&A director for OCS Group, a family-owned, international facilities management business.
Paul’s experience at KPMG captured the full business and transaction cycle, culminating in work on a successful FTSE 250 IPO in 2013. At OCS, he was responsible for acquisitions and disposals, including the sale of the Cannon Hygiene business in 9 countries and the sale of the Retail Solutions business to a management team backed by Private Equity.
His sector experience includes facilities management, recruitment agencies, software and manufacturing. Outside of the UK, he has worked with businesses in France, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and India.
Paul has a degree in Mechanical Engineering and Business Management from Sussex University and is a Chartered Accountant and member of the ICAEW’s Corporate Finance Faculty.