Paul Burgess

Paul Burgess

Managing Director, Global Compliance, Goldman Sachs

Paul is head of Asia Pacific Global Markets Compliance and chief compliance officer for Goldman Sachs Asia Bank. He serves on the Asia Pacific Risk Committee, Securities Division Automated Trading Controls Committee, and is co-chair of the Regional Securities Division Automated Trading Controls Committee (Asia), co-chair of the Asia Pacific Best Execution Committee and co-vice chair of the Regional New Activities Committee Asia Pacific. 

He first joined Goldman Sachs in 2003 as an executive director and was named managing director in 2009. He rejoined the firm in 2017 as a managing director. Previously, Paul was head of Asia Pacific Asset Management Compliance, based in Hong Kong and Singapore. Earlier in his career, he co-managed teams in Compliance within the Securities Division in London, covering equity and fixed income sales and trading businesses, principal investments and prime brokerage.

Prior to rejoining the firm, Paul worked at Nordea Bank. Earlier in his career, he worked at Morgan Stanley and the UK regulator, the Financial Services Authority.