Paul Ausley

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Paul Ausley, a U.S. Navy veteran, is Ausley’s founder and CEO. Paul is an entrepreneur at heart, having built Ausley from the ground up and successfully leading the company from a team of two employees to over 150. He shares his entrepreneurial spirit through mentoring other small business start-ups and volunteering with various local business and government organizations.

Paul’s nearly two decades of management experience in the highly competitive defense industry were a catalyst to Ausley’s expansion into the commercial unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) market. Paul graduated from the Owner/President Management (OPM 41) Executive Education program at Harvard Business School; earned an M.S. in administration from University of Maryland University College; and earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.