Paul Donaldson

Paul Donaldson

Director, San Francisco

Paul is a Director for Brunswick Insight, where he helps organizations navigate complex issues by using an array of research methodologies to synthesize information into actionable insights that inform business-critical decisions.

His global research experience spans a wide variety of industries and issues, advising corporate, public affairs, and non-profit clients on narrative development, reputation building, campaign effectiveness, crisis communications, and stakeholder engagement. 

Prior to joining Brunswick, Paul served as Senior Research Director at Peerless Insights, a boutique research consultancy, focused on data-driven, strategic guidance for technology, financial services, consumer goods, and manufacturing clients.  He started his career at Public Opinion Strategies, where he conducted opinion research for hundreds of political campaigns, trade associations, and advocacy groups.  Paul holds a degree in business from Emory University.