"Paul was the former Head of Group Regulatory Risk at HBOS, one of the UK’s largest banks. Dubbed in the press as “The HBOS Whistleblower”, he was the only senior risk and compliance executive in UK banking sector to speak out publicly in the aftermath of the financial crisis about what he saw from the inside of a bank.
"His influential evidence to the UK Parliamentary Treasury Select Committee in February 2008 was widely publicised in the media worldwide and led directly to the resignation of Sir James Crosby who was then the Deputy Chairman of the Financial Services Authority. He is frequently asked to comment on the ongoing banking crisis for BBC, Channel 4 and for the mainstream press in the UK.
- Advisory Board, Positive Money
Resources and articles
- Positive Money Advisory Board, organizational web page, accessed April 17, 2014.