Paul is the CEO for Eneclann Ltd and The Irish Family History Centre, overseeing the team and working slowly but surely on his own family tree when he has the time.
Paul gained a Masters in History from NUI Galway in 2001, following which he joined the Loughrea History project. During his time there he co-edited and contributed to the publication of the award- winning two-volume History of Loughrea & Folklore of Loughrea (2003). Paul joined the team in 2004 taking responsibility for the company’s publication programme as Publications Manager.
As Publications Manager, on a day-to-day basis Paul manages the creation of Eneclann’s digital publications, provides sales and technical support as well as working on the companies digitisation projects. During his time here he has overseen over 700 publication and digitisation projects. Paul is also a familiar face at trade shows and genealogy events, where he represents the company. In 2015 he took over managing the digitisation side of the business and in 2017 he also took on managing the Archives and Records Management part of Eneclann.