Paul Bowman was a wealthy British man in The Lost World: Jurassic Park. He had a daughter named Cathy and a wife named Deirdre. He owns a yacht with a fairly large crew. His family went on a cruise but unfortunately and unknowingly landed on Isla Sorna. He is the first to hear Cathy screaming and ran after her along with his crew. Deidre and him track down the InGen Corporation after the incident, but their compensation was settled outside of court.