West Australian Symphony Orchestra confirms Paul Shannon as Chief Executive Officer

West Australian Symphony Orchestra is pleased to confirm the appointment of Paul Shannon as Chief Executive Officer. 

Paul, who has been interim Chief Executive Officer since May 2020 and a Director since 2013, will continue on the Board.

“The Board is delighted Paul will be continuing to lead the Company.” said Richard Goyder Chairman of West Australian Symphony Orchestra.

“Over the last year Paul has led the company through the unprecedented impacts of COVID.  His love of music combined with proven leadership experience, commercial acumen and focus on wellness and culture have been critical to WASO successfully navigating this turbulent period.  We look forward to his ongoing leadership as WASO embarks on an exciting period ahead, including redevelopment of the Perth Concert Hall to incorporate our home and the build-up to WASO’s centenary” said Mr Goyder.