exponential thinker. drone fanatic. big data expert. financier. angel investor. traveller. explorer.
From small village in Austria Paul has ventured out into the world of adventure and technology. When he is not travelling to exotic places, or climbing in the highest mountains of the world, Paul likes to play with exponential technologies. Paul has driven a Tuktuk 3000 kilometer across India, solved a Rubic cube on the top of Mount Everest and flown a drone into an active volcanoe. He has spent time thinking about the future at NASA and likes to dream up ever new ideas. To make his dreams reality he actively advises and invests in ground breaking companies that disrupt and will change the lifes of millions of people. He likes to share his experiences and is a sought after keynote speaker and contributor to magazines and newspapers.
As part of the Chapman Andrews Centennial Expedition I was searching dinosaurs in the Gobi desert. Our team used latest technology – infrared and hyperspectral imaging cameras that were deployed with drones to find new fossil sites. More than 100+ were detected – we even found three potential new species!! More on that hopefully soon.[…]
Wadi Rum, a mythical area of sandstone mountain in midst the Arabian desert have fascinated me for years. I ended up there on a trip through Jordan and Syria back in 2005 with my good friend Armin. Sadly we had no time to climb any of the impressive rock towers This year I returned –[…]
The howling of the engine was overshadowing everything as Kevin pressed the throttle down – we were speeding with 30knots + towards the Hong Kong harbour. The owner of HK operation Zoomribs had kindly agreed to give us a lift to the tiny island of Kau Yi Chau, thats located between Hong Kong and Lantau[…]
It was on my Dive Wish List for a long time – to see a hammerhead shark – this truly spectacular fish, in its natural habitat. These sharks with their very distinctive heads prefer strong current and can only reliable seen in a few places around the planet. Two years when diving off Palau ([…]