Paul Wrights

Paul Wrights

President – Europe

Contributions at Cortland

Paul leads Cortland's UK-based platform in bringing US-style multifamily living to the build-to-rent industry abroad. Drawing on more than a decade of experience in finance and development, Paul played a key role in launching the company's UK business in 2017. He now spearheads Cortland's efforts to grow its footprint globally.

Experience + Education

  • EVP of Finance and Development, Cortland
  • Director of Investments, Cortland
  • Associate Director and FMP Analyst, GE Capital Real Estate
  • MBA, Finance and Real Estate, Emory University
  • BS, Finance, Ohio State University
  • Executive Education, Harvard Business School
  • Executive Education, Goizueta Business School, Emory University


  • Young Leaders Group, Urban Land Institute
  • Board Member, Woodruff Arts Centers Alliance Theatre