Paul is the Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Executive Board. He is responsible for financial management and accounts recording throughout the Group.
His team is responsible for raising private finance from banks and the capital markets to fund the growth of the organisation. The Finance Directorate prepares the annual and longer term financial plans monitors progress against them and evaluates the financial implications of new business opportunities. The Finance Directorate also prepares the financial statements for audit and deals with all financial transactions, such as paying suppliers and accounting for rents and other income. Paul’s team is also responsible for Governance for the Group as a whole.
Paul has a strong track record in finance and housing. He joined Notting Hill Housing in November 2004 from Servite Houses, where he was Finance Director for eight years and notably led on their first Private Finance Initiative project.
Before that, Paul worked at Knightstone Housing Association, United Kingdom Housing Trust, the Housing Corporation and London Transport. He has approaching 40 years’ experience of financial management in the sector.
Paul also serves on the Board of the Salvation Army Housing Association, a specialist provider of support and accommodation across England.
He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and holds an MBA from the University of Bath.