Paula ter Brake

General Manager Pacific Region

Appointed: June 2019

Paula has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services and consulting industries. She has worked globally in retail banking, consumer lending and advisory with a consistent focus on strategy, distribution and turnaround, including a number of years as Global Distribution Leader for GE Money.

Paula ran her own corporate advisory business in Europe for a decade, providing buy side due diligence to global investors and regulatory change implementation for regulators following the Global Financial Crisis. Paula is a Member of the Institute of Directors and is an experienced independent director, having served on both listed and NGO Boards for over 15 years including recently Chairing the Audit, Risk and Compliance Committees for an ASX top 200 corporate.

Paula is passionate about community led development and is excited about the potential for building community resilience to weather perils and climate change across the Pacific Islands.