Paul Hickson is a Fellow Chartered Accountant who has been in public practice for over twenty five years.

Paul operates his office from the family farm in Pongakawa.  Paul has a full client base with most of his clients being involved in the kiwifruit industry.  Paul has been involved in a variety of kiwifruit industry organisations.  He is currently on the board of the Arohanui Art and Education Trust, and is treasurer of the Surfbreak Protection Society. He is chairman of the Te Puke Economic Development Group, and is a past board member of Bay of Plenty Cricket and the Bay Oval Trust. He is assisted in his practice by his wife, Natalie and a colleague of many years, Graeme Walker.

Paul is also involved with his family in dairying, kiwifruit and property investment.