Paul Newbury

Candidate for Brisbane

Paul lives in Bardon with his wife and children and is a renewable energy specialist.

After a successful career in senior roles within the electricity industry, Paul completed his PhD in the transition to renewable energy at the University of Queensland.

As a father of four Paul is worried about the LNP’s cuts to local schools and hospitals. The LNP are failing to deliver any real action on climate change. As a renewable energy specialist, Paul knows only Labor will deliver 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030.

Paul has 20 years’ experience in industry and academia. Paul is a qualified accountant and graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He also has Postgraduate Diplomas in ‘Entrepreneurship’ (Cambridge) and ‘Strategy & Innovation (Oxford).

As a keen sportsman, having represented and captained Queensland and Australia at AFL Masters level, Paul is committed to supporting local sports clubs.