Paul’s career with Ipswich Building Society began in 1982, as Assistant General Manager. He was appointed to the Board in 1991 and held the position of Sales and Marketing Director before becoming Chief Executive in 2007. Since then the Society has bucked the trend by opening new branches and consistently growing its mortgage book.
Other than his role at Ipswich Building Society Paul sits on the MP and Business Liaison Board for Suffolk and is a member of the Building Societies Association Council. Born in Derbyshire, Paul is a keen runner, gardener and a life long supporter of Derby County.
As Chair of Business Action on Public Health, Paul feels passionately about employers promoting a good work/life balance, and ensuring all employees are able to achieve their true potential. Paul is also HRH Regional Ambassador for the East of England.