Paul Humphreys

Head of Sale Up Services

Paul Humphreys

Paul is Head of Scale Up Services, leading the East Midlands Chamber Scale Up Services team which includes programmes that support business innovation, internationalisation, strategy development and technology adoption. Paul combines this leadership role with client advisory support – still part of his DNA.

Paul started his own business in 2005 with support through the Business Link. Four years later he sold his business and joined Business Link as part of their advisory team in Leicestershire. Paul joined the East Midlands Chamber in June 2017 working within the D2N2 Growth Hub before moving to the regions UpScaler programme, supporting high growth and growth ambitious businesses across. His passion and experience lies within business planning creating strategies which has seen them grow and thrive.

Outside of work, Paul plays golf at Market Harborough Golf Club and has a handicap of nine (still got it!). Married to Jackie for 20 years and loves holidaying in Italy. Paul and his daughter in law, Alicia have been recent contestants on BBC’ Bargain Hunt... no Golden Gavel though!