Group Finance & Resources Director
Paul joined Bettys & Taylors in 2012 as Group Finance & Resources Director and is responsible for all aspects of Group finance and governance, as well as IT, property, procurement and risk management. He also oversees Bettys & Taylors business transformation projects, which focus on the sustainable, long term growth of the Group.
Paul is a member of the Bettys & Taylors Group Board and one of five directors who form the Collaborative CEO – a structure based on shared responsibility for organisational strategy and development, and the operations of the Bettys and Taylors businesses.
Paul began his career with Price Waterhouse, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant but left accountancy practice in 1997 to join Stadium Plc. There, he undertook a range of commercial finance roles, which included responsibility for the acquisition and operation of Stadium Asia in Southern China and Hong Kong. He joined NG Bailey, another Yorkshire-based family business, in 2002, in a role which initially included responsibility for financial aspects of their overseas operations in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Singapore, before concentrating on their UK business in a variety of roles, including Finance Director, Divisional Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer.