Meet Our Directors
Paul brings a unique perspective on certification having worked in senior roles with multinational conformity assessment bodies and in quality control roles. It was this experience that provided the impetus to form Compass Assurance Services and forge a new direction in assurance.
Paul holds a Masters in Business Administration, Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety, Advanced Diploma in Management and Lead Auditor Qualifications for Safety and Quality.
Katherine is the Operations Director of Compass Assurance Services. Katherine has worked in operational, training, safety and quality roles within the mining, defence, certification and risk management industries for over 20 years. Katherine has developed safety and quality management systems, designed processing plants, managed armament and explosives programs and conducted many safety, quality and environmental audits.
Katherine has held roles with the RAAF, Thiess Contractors, Department of Education (VIC) and NCS International before Compass Assurance Services.
Katherine holds a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, Master Of Business Administration, Bachelor of Teaching, as well as qualifications in training, safety, investigation, quality management and environmental management.
He has almost 15 years’ experience as an executive with Metropolitan and Regional Radio stations across Australia. Previously he spent 13 years working with Chartered Accountants KPMG in their Sydney and London offices. He specialised in providing Audit & Assurance services to clients across industries including Transportation, Communication, Media, Information Technology and Banking and also had extensive experience in working on business mergers and acquisitions.
Brian is also Treasurer and Board Member of Redlands Hockey Association and has also previously held board positions in Brisbane based commercial radio industry organisations.
Brian has been a member of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants for over 20 years and holds a Bachelor of Economics.