President and CEO
Paul Conrado is the founder, President and CEO of The Conrado Company. He has built more than 90 custom estate homes for executives and entrepreneurs throughout the Peninsula and, Silicon Valley. Paul earned both his civil engineering and MBA degrees from Santa Clara University. Paul and his wife Libby reside in a historic adobe home in Saratoga and have two adult children, Colleen and Rob. Colleen works in the family home-building business and Rob works for an energy company in Chicago, IL.
To Paul, life is an adventure. Whether he’s leading the team building a waterslide complete with a “Tarzan” swing rope into a home owner’s hillside pool or climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Paul approaches every project and every challenge the same way – organized and methodical. Paul believes in working in a round-table collaborative manner and encourages clients and all involved design professionals collaborate on decisions. There are thousands of little decisions to be made while building a home and Paul’s goal is to get clients through the sometimes-overwhelming process. He brings his best to every project, giving his attention, building experience and even a little touch of humor. He cares about Conrado’s clients and wants nothing more than to make their dream home a reality.
Outside work, Paul spends time making wine, tending his vegetable garden, adventure trekking, making artisan bread and playing golf.