Paul is the current Group Manager of Greater Dandenong Business within the City of Greater Dandenong. The group comprises of the Activity Centre Revitalising (ACR), the Economic Development unit, the South East Business Networks (SEBN) and the South East Melbourne Manufacturing Alliance (SEMMA).
The focus of the group is to support the economic development of the city and the region, promoting what CGD and the business/industry sectors have to offer and facilitating development in the National Employment Cluster and the activity centres including Dandenong, Springvale and Noble Park. Recent projects involving Council’s Regional Food Strategy have established strong connections into the primary food producers located in Gippsland, through Agribusiness Gippsland to the food processors and manufacturers located in CGD.
Paul’s experience includes roles within State and Local Government at the Cities of Essendon, Cairns, Casey, Yarra, Whitehorse and Monash and with private consulting experience as an Associate Director at Urbis. Paul specialises in the fields of Economic Development, Strategic Planning, Master Planning, Environmental Planning, and Project Management.