Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
Sheena Paul is Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer at World Class, and Chief Operating Officer of World Class Capital Group (“WCCG”). Ms. Paul is a member of the founding team of World Class, and is involved in all phases of our development and operations. Her primary responsibility is the development and execution of firm-wide initiatives at World Class and its subsidiaries. At WCCG, Ms. Paul has managed over $1 billion in acquisitions, financings, and operations of real estate assets across the United States.
Prior to rejoining World Class to found its New York office, Ms. Paul was an attorney in the New York office of global law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, where she practiced in the restructuring and international banking groups.
Ms. Paul holds a Juris Doctorate from Duke University School of Law, where she received distinction as a Mordecai Scholar. She also holds a bachelor of business administration in the Business Honors Program and in marketing, as well as a bachelor of arts in the Plan II Honors Program from the University of Texas at Austin.
In 2015, Ms. Paul was named a Woman of Influence by Real Estate Forum Magazine, and was awarded the Rising Star: Profiles in Power award by the Austin Business Journal. She is an active member of the Pension Real Estate Association, NAREIT and the International Council of Shopping Centers. Ms. Paul is also an active philanthropist who currently serves on the Duke Law Alumni Association Board, has previously served on the board the PVBLIC Foundation and general counsel team for KaBOOM!, and regularly supports numerous philanthropic organizations and charitable efforts.