Paul Kotsoglo has been a member of the 500 Club for over twenty years. He joined the Committee as an independent member without any political party membership. Paul has a passion for conservative politics, free enterprise and respects independent thinking.
Paul is a town planner with in excess of 35 years in local government and consulting planning. He served for two years as the President of the Planning Institute of Australia WA Division and has been elevated to the level of “Fellow” of the Institute. Paul is recognised as a “Registered Planner” by the Planning Institute of Australia. In 2019 Paul became a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Paul is the founding partner of Planning Solutions, which he established in 1999. Planning Solutions now has 25 staff including 4 partners. The company successfully consults across Australia for a range of the country’s top ASX listed and private organisations. Paul sees the greatest asset of Planning Solutions to be its talented staff and commercial approach to each and every project they are involved in. The approach taken is to make complex matters simple.
A drive and passion for community contribution and good governance has seen Paul apply his skills to the Board of St Andrew’s Grammar School, Dianella and 6 Development Assessment Panels including the City of Perth panel over the last decade.