Founder & Managing Principal
Paul is responsible for providing strategic direction for the company, focusing on investment identification, operations oversight, and further developing the company’s geographic footprint. Before Pagewood, Paul served as a Partner in Stream's Houston office and was one of the original five team members when the Houston office opened in 2006. Over the next 14 years, he was instrumental in leading the firm's growth to a team of 185 professionals that operated a service and investment portfolio of over 45 million square feet of office and industrial properties. This portfolio placed Stream as one of the largest commercial real estate operators in Houston.
Paul led the office division's operations and investment activities. He provided the strategic direction and initiatives for their office investments and oversaw the service business's execution. During his tenure at Stream, Paul executed $600 million of acquisitions and developments totaling 2.2 million square feet. Additionally, he also completed 7.5 million square feet of lease transactions valued at $2.6 billion.
Before Stream, he was a fixed income broker for Cantor Fitzgerald in Hong Kong, trading high-yield bonds. Mr. Coonrod holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from The University of Texas with a major in Management Information Systems. He is married to Grace, has three children, and loves spending time with his family.