About John Paterson CA

John has over 30 years' experience in finance and accounting with over 20 years of senior management experience, formulating strategy and driving business performance. 

John began his career in audit working for Deloitte, before joining the banking industry in Finance roles. He worked at various roles in the United Kingdom in the 1990s before joining the Royal Bank of Scotland and serving as the CFO Asia Pacific. He moved to Standard Chartered Bank where he ended up as the CFO Americas. 

John joined CA ANZ in 2014 as the CFO where he has responsibility for Finance, Technology, Governance, Risk & Compliance, Project Management Office, Payroll and Facilities.

John became a Chartered Accountant in 1988, holds a Bachelor of Management Studies from the University of Waikato, is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is currently enrolled in the Asialink Business Leaders program.