Paul is responsible for overseeing the investment governance functions and managing relationships with REST’s asset consultant, custodian and external investment managers. Paul is also responsible for the legal, compliance and secretariat functions having joined REST in 2011 as General Counsel & Company Secretary, continuing his in-house career in financial services organisations with a focus on funds management and asset management which he began in 2005.
Prior to moving in-house, Paul spent nine years in private practice in Australia, Hong Kong and New Zealand.
Paul's primary specialty is in mergers and acquisitions with an infrastructure focus in the in-house environment both domestically and internationally.
Paul holds a Bachelor of Law and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Auckland. He is currently a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW and High Court of Australia and is also admitted to practice in New Zealand.