Paul has been a member of the European Tour since 2007 where he earned his card the first time trying at the European Tour Qualifying School.
Paul had a fantastic 2017 season which included six top 20 finishes and a career highlight of a 60th place finish on the Race to Dubai. Paul claimed a 2nd place finish early in the season at the Joburg Open which guaranteed his place at his home Open Championship at Royal Birkdale. His further success throughout the season, including a 3rd place at the Trophee Hassan II, saw him qualify for the European Tours final series and DP World Tour Championship.
- Qualified for the Open Championship in 2017
- 2nd place finish at the 2017 Joburg Open
- 60th place on the 2017 Race to Dubai
- 3rd place finish at the 2018 Trophee Hassan II