Paul Baillie
Principal Consultant
I work closely with Boards and management of listed and private companies on all aspects of executive pay arrangements. I am passionate about designing and implementing strategic and tax effective incentive arrangements, and in particular helping clients navigate the complexities of operating their equity plans in multiple countries.
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Career Highlights

  • Currently serve as Board Remuneration Adviser to Smartgroup Ltd and Range International Ltd
  • Helped Macquarie Group design and implement long-term incentive arrangements in more than 30 countries, including assisting with annual due diligence reviews in each country on the legal and tax aspects
  • Design and implementation of innovative and tax effective share schemes for a number of private and ASX listed companies, including Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd, Mesoblast Ltd, Vocus Group Ltd and PanAust
  • Worked with a number of US multinationals such as Dupont, Viacom and Honeywell to help them address the regulatory and tax issues associated with operating their equity plans in a significant number of countries outside the US, including implementation of recharge arrangements
  • Worked on the executive pay arrangements associated with due diligence transactions including John Holland for Samsung and Nippon Life's acquisition of MLC from National Australian Bank
  • Communication support to a number of companies involving presenting to Australian employees on their incentive scheme arrangements.