Stephen Paris is an accountant and auditor. He completed his final ACCA exams in 1989 and worked at Deloitte Malta for 30 years. In 2000, he was made partner and took on various leadership roles at Deloitte, namely, Head of Audit, Financial Services Industry Leader and Head of Risk and Regulatory Advisory. Throughout his career, Mr Paris has managed numerous audit and non-audit assignments for a variety of clients, including private, public, listed, state-owned, foreign-owned, family businesses, and regulated entities, as well as organisations operating across sectors such as financial services, leisure, entertainment, real estate, transport, manufacturing, import/distribution, retail, and more.
Since leaving Deloitte in May 2019, Mr Paris has built a diverse portfolio of clients for whom he performs a variety of roles, including acting as director and providing support services to entities licensed by the Malta Financial Services Authority or entities that are listed or about to be listed on the Malta Stock Exchange. Mr Paris was also a Council Member of the Malta Institute of Accountants and lecturer in auditing for several years.