Paul Ronalds


Paul Ronalds is one of Australia’s leading voices on poverty eradication and international development.

He joined Save the Children Australia as Chief Executive Officer in July 2013 and is responsible for leading the organisation to increase its impact for vulnerable children and their families.

Paul is committed to ensuring Save the Children is a world leader in saving children’s lives, standing up for their rights as well as helping children everywhere fulfil their potential.

His diverse background encompasses senior executive roles in government, the private sector and domestic and international non-government organisations (NGOs). From co-founding one of Australia’s first online companies to assisting tsunami-affected people in Sri Lanka, Paul’s experience gives him unique insights into some of the world’s most significant social, economic and political challenges.