Paul is responsible for the Company’s secretarial function, corporate governance issues and the legal function of the Company.
Paul is a Chartered Secretary and associate member of the Governance Institute of Australia. He has over 20 years’ experience as a lawyer and is admitted to practise in both Australia and Papua New Guinea. Prior to joining PanAust, he worked in private practice with both Allens Arthur Robinson and Mallesons Stephen Jacques. During that period, he advised publicly listed companies in relation to their obligations under the Corporations Act and the ASX Listing Rules. He has particular expertise in advising clients in the mining industry in Australia, Papua New Guinea and Southeast Asia. Paul was appointed Company Secretary in February 2007.