Having joined Esselte in 1997, Paul Gouka left the organisation in 1999 to join Sony Benelux. Three years later he returned to Esselte in the role of Sales & Marketing Director Benelux.
From 2006, he managed a number of global accounts and in 2008 he headed up the European Major Accounts (EMAC) business. From mid-2014, the international (export) business was added. The Esselte EMEA business is now fully integrated in the ACCO Brands EMEA organisation and Paul remains in the position of VP EMAC & International Sales.