J. Paul Ribes, CPA, Chief Operating Officer
Principal

Paul joined Homrich Berg in 2013 as Chief Operating Officer.  In this role, he is responsible for aligning employee engagement and team structure with the firm's vision and strategy, as well as overseeing day-to-day operations, technology, administration, and major projects.

Previously, Paul was the director of financial planning and analysis for Invesco in Atlanta, leading a team of professionals who provided executive level financial planning, management reporting, and decision support for major global initiatives.  Prior to that, Paul held various leadership positions including Finance Director for the Institutional Division, CFO for the Retirement Division and Trust Company, and Board / Audit Committee member of the Atlantic Trust Company.  He joined Invesco in 1994.  Before that, Paul was an audit manager at KPMG in Atlanta, which included a Corporate technology rotation in New Jersey.

Paul received his Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Louisiana State University.   He currently serves on the Paideia School Finance Committee, and is actively involved in his Church and son's soccer club.   In his free time, Paul enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, playing golf and soccer, and traveling.