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East of England Cambridge

Introducing our new Branch Ambassador - Paul Gibson

30 Jul 2018


IoD Cambridge Branch Ambassador Introduction

Your name:         Paul Gibson

Your title/role and company name: Producer at Go Vocal Video

Your IoD branch: Cambridgeshire

Your IoD Branch Ambassador role: Small Businesses

Your social media handles

LinkedIn      


Q: How long have you been involved with the IoD? 

Two years


Q: Can you tell us a little about your career to date?

My career started in print media running newspaper companies across the UK, I later switched to managing magazines based in London. In 2003 I led a start-up magazine company across the capital, later moving into Essex and Cambridge. Having sold all my publishing interests I spent time developing a Management Consulting company, an Engineering firm  and a Champagne business. In 2015 I set up a Video Production Company with an experienced filmmaker, specialising in corporate videos. Using my 30 years of business knowledge I also spend some time consulting for businesses in Cambridge.


Q: What do you hope to achieve as an IoD Branch Ambassador?

I hope to help small and medium size businesses maximise there potential through the many benefits of the IoD


Q: If you could give your 21 year old self some advice what would it be? 

Think big and look for opportunities. The main thing is to enjoy yourself.


Q: What keeps you busy outside of work? 

I enjoy relaxing with my family, travel extensively when time allows, cinema and sports (watching only these days)


Q: Are there any business related or policy issues that keep you awake at night? 

No, I like to save that for the daytime.


Q: Why do you think business leaders should join the IoD? 

It offers many benefits, the key thing is to dive in and see what is on offer. The IoD offer a huge range of services and networking opportunities, there is always something that will help you run your business and grow





Contact IoD East of England

For more information, please contact.

020 3006 2729

East of England

Branch and staff contacts can be found on the main Contacts tab


IoD East of England
The Bradfield Centre,
Cambridge Science Park,
CB4 0GA