As the Head of U.S. Investment Grade Research, Paul’s primary responsibilities include the management and coordination of the investment grade credit research function, the review of its resource requirements, standards of practice and ESG integration. In addition, his coverage responsibilities are focused on the analysis of the Financial Institutions sector. Prior to joining Invesco in 1998, Paul served as Finance Manager responsible for financial forecasting and analysis with Midland Enterprises in Cincinnati, Ohio. Previously, he most recently served as Manager of Financial Planning with Macy’s (Federated Department Stores). Paul earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Xavier University in 1990. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Atlanta.