Paula Taylor

Exec Director & Co-Founder West Tech Fest

A co-founder of the West Tech Fest, Paula brings together a community of founders, investors & tech industry leaders sharing insights on growth opportunities, disruptive technologies investment opportunities and on building and scaling great companies.

During her 10 year stint at D&AD, Paula’s work spanned a number of senior leadership roles and continents including Australia, SE Asia and the US.

Paula has raised in excess of 20 million GBP for UK not-for-profits and NGOs and has a specific interest in harnessing blockchain technology for social good. She is a Regional Ambassador (Australia) for the Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC), the Washington based industry association for the blockchain technology ecosystem.

Paula is the Co-Founder of the Western Australian Ocean Foundation (WAOF) and is the Mission Blue Champion of the Houtman Abrolhos Islands Hope Spot.