Paul Taylor Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 3
  • Portfolio
  • 3

Paul Taylor General Information


Mr. Paul Taylor serves as Board Member at TransAlta Renewables. Mr. Taylor retired in July 2016 as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Western Financial Group, Western Canada's largest insurance brokerage company. Previously, Mr. Taylor served as TransAlta's President, U.S. Operations and Executive Vice-President of the Alberta based Canadian coal generation business until his retirement from TransAlta on March 31, 2014. In the late 1990s, while serving as TransAlta's Senior Vice-President, Corporate Development, he was involved in the establishment of TransAlta Power, L.P. His energy experience includes serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of NaiKun Wind Energy Group, an offshore wind developer. Mr. Taylor also has extensive public sector experience including serving as Chief of Staff to the Premier of British Columbia, British Columbia's Deputy Minister of Finance and Secretary to the Treasury Board and President and Chief Executive Officer of the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia. Mr. Taylor also held a number of political and management roles within Alberta Treasury in the 1990s. Mr. Taylor has served on private and public sector boards including NaiKun Wind Energy Group, BC Forestry Investment & Innovation, TransAlta New Zealand, TransAlta Power Ltd., The Conference Board of Canada and the World Wildlife Fund - Canada. He has also served as the Chair and Director of the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 110 12th Avenue Southwest
  • PO Box 1900, Station M
  • Calgary, Alberta T2P 2M1
  • Canada
+1 (413) 000-0000

Paul Taylor Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Armis 17-Jan-2017 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
000000000 30-May-2015 00000 00000 00.000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue
0000000 (0000 0000 01-May-2014 00000 00000 00000 Food Products Generating Revenue
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Paul Taylor Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Paul Taylor Angel Investor 0 Calgary, Canada
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Paul Taylor Co-Investors (8)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Brian O'Kelley 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Elaia Partners 0 Series chart Industry bar
Iris Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Philippe Finkelstein 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sonorfi 0 Series chart Industry bar
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