Paul joined Asda seven years ago. His responsibilities include media relations, public affairs, sustainability, community and policy. He also chairs Asda's charitable foundation and the Tickled Pink Foundation.
Prior to joining Asda he was Group Corporate Affairs Director at Compass Group PLC and Development Director at Granada Hospitality.
He is HRH The Prince of Wales Ambassador for Yorkshire and the Humber, a board member of Business in the Community for Yorkshire & the Humber and is a member of the Policy Board of the British Retail Consortium. He was a member of the Council of Food Policy Advisors and the School Food Trust. He is Chair of Phoenix Dance Theatre, Leeds and a Trustee of the Lowry Centre, Salford.