Paul is UK Head of Regions and Private Business Leader and sits on PwC’s UK Management Board. He has also been Regional Chairman of PwC in Northern Ireland since 2011 and has led the establishment and growth of its Belfast office as an innovation, technology and service delivery hub for the firm in the UK and globally. It is now PwC's largest office outside London, with close to 2,000 people.
Paul holds an LLB (Hons) Degree in Law from University of Reading and a Postgraduate Diploma in HR Management from University of Ulster. His client-facing background is in large-scale public sector transformation programmes and organisational governance and change across private businesses.
He is a member of the Council of the Institute of Directors in the UK and past Chair of Institute of Directors in Northern Ireland. He is current Chair of Ulster Rugby Management Committee and previous Chair of NI Hospice capital appeal fund. He is now a Northern Ireland Hospice Ambassador.