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Will Paulus
MANAGER, MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

Will Paulus is a finance and investment professional with experience in corporate finance, private equity and corporate development. As Manager of M&A he actively participates in Group 42’s investment activities, including financial modeling, due diligence, transaction execution and portfolio company monitoring. He works closely with Group 42’s portfolio companies on activities such as raising and structuring debt or additional equity and providing merger, acquisition and divestiture advice. Will also serves in a similar capacity for Blue Duck Scooters, an electric scooter company committed to working with campuses and communities to address local transportation and parking issues. At Blue Duck, Will is responsible for financial modeling and cash forecasting, managing the capitalization table and aiding in capital raising efforts.

Prior to re-joining Group 42, Will held positions at Prime Rock Energy Capital and Preferred Sands, where he focused on oil & gas investments and corporate development initiatives. Will also previously worked for Group 42 and Rubicon Capital and was posted as an assistant financial director in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.


Will holds a bachelor’s degree in finance, as well as a minor in Chinese from Trinity University.