Paul Meier


Paul is a principal focused on Cultivation’s software and geospatial technology investment strategies. He has fifteen years of experience in company finance, growth, and investment, working with both early-stage and global public companies in the industrial automation, information technology, manufacturing, and travel industries. Paul works with several portfolio companies at the board level, including: Airdeck, Atlas, Cloudbeds, Fixposition, Hydrosat, ThirdPartyTrust, and ReturnLogic. He has lived and worked in the Netherlands, Uruguay, and Hong Kong, and represents Cultivation in the European Space Agency Investor Forum. Prior to joining Cultivation, Paul was a member of the investment team at Chicago based seed-stage venture capital firm M25.

Paul earned his MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and his bachelor’s degree with dual majors in Finance and Economics from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Outside of the office, his favorite place to be is with his family, riding a snowboard, or playing a musical instrument.