Paula Kensington, Chair, FCCA NSW & ACT
Paula Kensington is a dynamic and innovative finance leader, with considerable management experience across the financial services and IT sectors in Australia and in the UK.
As CFO and company secretary of leading financial technology and software provider, Rubik Financial Ltd, her role is pivotal in steering the organisation through significant growth and transformation. Her key strengths include the ability to demonstrate courage and determination when challenged with complex business decisions, and her flexible and agile approach allows her to successfully adapt to changing dynamics. She strives to be a conscious leader with a focus on collaboration, care and courage. Her aim is to drive, inspire and empower others to think differently and add value.
Paula has been a member of the ACCA since 1997 and joined the Australia/NZ Members Panel in 2013. She represents members across the region and is particularly passionate about assisting ACCA members who have recently migrated to Australia. She is actively involved in the local ACCA Women In Business group and has presented to the group as part of their CPD programme. Paula is also a founding member of the CFO 2015 which is an exclusive private network of senior finance executives who aspire to transform the role of the CFO to being the CFO of The Future. ACCA is the founding sponsor of the group.