Paul Rudy is the Chairman and CEO of Graham Capital and sits on its Investment Committee. Prior to assuming the role of CFO of Graham Capital in 1998, Paul served in the position of Global Treasurer for the Graham Packaging Group, with responsibilities for world-wide treasury management, global taxation, investment management, and oversight of real estate operations. Paul was involved in the negotiation and planning of several acquisitions, divestitures, and joint ventures transactions for various companies that have been members of The Graham Group in France, Canada, Italy, United Kingdom, Brazil, Mexico, Germany, and China. Paul currently serves as a Director on the boards of Graham Engineering and Graham Architectural, and on the Advisory Boards of Graham Partners Annex, L.P. and Striker Partners. Paul’s additional responsibilities include serving as a Trustee for several Graham family trusts.
Previously, Paul was a senior tax consultant with Ernst & Young, serving clients in the small and emerging business group, with an emphasis on pass-through entities. Paul earned his B.S. in Accounting, with honors, from The Pennsylvania State University and is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Paul also has served on the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross, York-Adams Chapter, and has served as the Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair, and Audit Committee Chair. He is a board member of the York County Community Foundation and serves as Chair of its Investment Committee.