Paul Henson was appointed Deputy Director, Finance Business Partner Operations at the Ministry of Justice in December 2018, which includes responsibility for the Legal Aid Agency.
He joined the Legal Aid Agency in January 2017 as Senior Financial Accountant. Before that, Paul worked as an audit manager within KPMG’s Public Sector audit practice.
Paul began his career at the National Audit Office where he qualified as a chartered accountant.
Deputy Director, Finance Business Partner Operations
The Deputy Director is the strategic finance lead for three of the MoJ’s executive agencies supporting three accounting officers. They discharge their responsibilities to Parliament and deliver public value through their organisations.