Paul spent 25 years directing investigative documentary films around the world for the BBC, Channel 4, PBS and ARTE, during which time he filmed and interviewed hundreds of people at all levels of society and from many different backgrounds. His films were broadcast to millions of people internationally via network distribution agreements.
He founded Brilliantio (ex Storyoptic) in 2015 and Brilliantio Academy in 2019 to be the world's best story and storytelling academy. The Academy runs weekly sessions for its various programs, and features courses, coaching and a partnership program. Paul has 26,000 students in 151 countries worldwide.