Paul is the CFO of Pura Vida Bracelets, a hand-made bracelet company from Costa Rica.
Prior to starting Pura Vida Bracelets, Paul attended San Diego State University where he received his BS in Finance. While attending SDSU, Paul also worked for a top accounting firm in San Diego, gaining valuable knowledge in accounting, book-keeping, and taxation. In 2010, Paul graduated and made his way down to Costa Rica for a surf trip with some buddies and met two local artisans making bracelets. In only 4.5 years, Paul has helped grow Pura Vida to employ 75+ talented artisans with products distributed in 2,500+ retail stores as well over 1,200 online orders per day.