Paul Howes

National Managing Partner, KPMG Enterprise

KPMG Australia

Paul is the National Managing Partner of KPMG Enterprise, a role that he has held since July 2019. Enterprise is KPMG’s specialist practice working with mid-market, private, family and emerging businesses.

Prior to his role as National Managing Partner, Paul was the Partner in Charge of KPMG’s Customer, Brand & Marketing Advisory practice and also led KPMG’s Asset & Wealth Management practice, leading the firm’s work in the superannuation, asset management and wealth sectors.

Paul joined KPMG in 2014 after 15 years in the Australian labour movement, including 7 years as the National Secretary of The Australian Workers’ Union (AWU). He also served as Vice President of the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU).

Paul is currently a director of Beyond Blue. He has previously served as a director and Deputy Chair of AustralianSuper, a director of the Australian Workforce and Productivity Agency, the Prime Minister’s Manufacturing Taskforce, and served on the boards of a number of policy institutes.

Areas of expertise
Customer Revenue Growth Customer relationship management Digital-driven transformation Enterprise Financial Services Marketing strategy Sales and Marketing Transformation
  • Director of Beyond Blue