Professional Profile: Paul Ayoub 2018

Paul Ayoub

Name: Paul Ayoub

Title: President of the Board of the Real Estate Finance Association

Company: Nutter McClennen & Fish – Partner

Location: Boston, MA

Birthplace: Boston, MA

Family: wife – Jane Cronin; daughter – Lizzie

College: Brown University – BA Political Science; Boston College Law – JD

First job: Assistant press secretary for governor of Massachusetts

First job in finance or allied field: Associate at Gaston & Snow

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future?: Build strength on strength – learn from each other; network with each other; invest time with each other.

Hobbies: Tennis; spend time on civic & charitable causes

Favorite book: “Starting with Why” by Simon Sinek

Favorite movie: “Love Actually”

Person you most emulate (outside of family): Danny Thomas (entertainer & founder of St. Jude’s Research Hospital)

Key to success (one idea): Have passion and pure intent for everything; I want to make an impact on those in my life

If you were forced to choose another vocation what would it be?: Divinity