- Chairman, Asia Pacific Strategic Communications
- Strategic Communications
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- Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors
- Australian Institute of Company Directors
- Public Relations Institute of Australia
Paul Downie played a pivotal role in building FTI Consulting to be one of the leading corporate communications consultancies in Australia, consistently leading the M&A and equity capital markets transaction rankings along with managing major issues of national significance.
Paul has been with FTI Consulting for nearly 10 years, having established his own firm in 1992 which he grew through partnership and was subsequently sold to FTI Consulting.
Paul’s long term involvement with FTI Consulting has seen him involved in some of the biggest transactions in the Southeast Asian region, particularly in the financial services, banking and resources industries.
Paul specialises in managing multi-faceted communications programs and campaigns. With his deep understanding of financial markets and regulations, Paul brings a distinct level of knowledge which comes with years of experience. He was worked across a range of industries including finance, taxation, retail and agriculture. Early in his career, Paul was directly involved in the agricultural export industry and lived in Kuala Lumpur and Singapore for two years.
Along with his professional consulting career, Paul has also managed several political campaigns for serving Federal and State Parliamentarians.
Previously, Paul was a journalist, having begun his career in Perth and then serving as a senior reporter with The Australian newspaper in Canberra. He is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a Graduate of the Advanced Management Program of Columbia University NYC.