Paul Eccleson



Paul Eccleson BSc MSc FICA is a Fellow of the International Compliance Association.

In conjunction with the ICA and Manchester Business School, Paul designs and teaches Behavioural Science masterclasses to senior executives around the globe in Governance, Risk, Compliance and Financial Crime prevention.

Paul is also an experienced risk consultant, Chief Risk and Compliance Officer and NED. He is Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee for one of the UK’s largest museum and art gallery groups, National Museums Liverpool.

Paul began his career in manufacturing industry, delivering AI solutions first with Lucas Industries, and latterly within Hewlett-Packard’s Research Laboratories in Palo Alto and Bristol. Whilst at HP Labs, Paul delivered one of the UK’s first electronic commerce sites and won The Sunday Times Award for Innovation in collaboration with the BBC.. Most recently, Paul led the governance and compliance re-generation of Munich Re’s legal expenses insurer, DAS , winning a prestigious behavioural economics “Nudge” award for his work on customer understanding of complex financial products.

Paul is also a Finance Trustee of the Natural Theatre Company, Bath. He lives in Bristol with his wife Gail, and labradoodle Islay. He is a life-long Tranmere Rovers supporter.

Students relaxing outside of the School
The School is in a beautiful part of Bristol, overlooking a huge park called the Downs. We sometimes take advantage of our close proximity to the Downs during the summer term, practising fight and dance routines, or voice or singing classes! Dan Hall, BA Professional Acting student