Contributor Profile

Paul Newson

Job TitleIAGR President and Trustee NSW RGF

Company NameNSW Responsible Gambling Fund

Mr Newson is a Trustee of the NSW Responsible Gambling Fund. He recently concluded his role as Deputy Secretary, NSW Department of Industry, responsible for Liquor, Gaming & Racing, following machinery of government changes in March 2019. Mr Newson brings an extensive range and depth of public policy and regulatory knowledge to his role as an RGF Trustee including senior leadership roles in state and federal law enforcement, defence and regulatory organisations spanning functions from commercial assurance activity in the import/export environment, interdiction of criminality in the border environment, anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing risks, consumer protection enforcement and energy market compliance. Mr Newson holds a Bachelor of Arts (Politics), a Bachelor of Laws, a Master of Legal Studies, and a Master of Law & Management. Mr Newson is the President of the International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR). Mr Newson is a graduate of the Executive Development Program - Confronting Challenges and Embracing Opportunities - Strategic Leadership in the Gaming Industry.

Conference Sessions

  • Harmony: Regulatory Pipe Dream or Is There a Path to Improvement?

    October 14, 2019, 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Titian 2303

    Are there solutions which allow companies seeking licensing in multiple jurisdictions to cut time and the costs of the application process? A mix of perspective...

    • Language: English