Vaughan Paul

Vaughan Paul is the Vice President, Human Resources (HR) for Optus, and Group Consumer, a role he assumed in April 2012.  Vaughan is responsible for leading the Group Consumer HR function, including the development and delivery of the Group’s people strategy across the region.  He is also responsible for the Optus HR function, a role he has held since April 2009.

Vaughan joined Optus in November 2005 as General Manager HR for Optus Business where his responsibilities included leading staff delivering to Corporate, Government and Business customers.  

In his eight and a half years with the SingTel Group and Optus, Vaughan has successfully driven change across a range of HR functions including career development, talent and leadership programs and staff engagement.

Prior to Optus, Vaughan worked in a range of senior HR roles with Computer Sciences Corporation Australia including HR Director of Global Infrastructure Services, Director of Human Resources – New Business and Head of Human Resources, Business Banking for Westpac.

Vaughan holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia.