Auditor General of New Brunswick
Paul Martin, Auditor General of New Brunswick

The Legislative Assembly unanimously adopted a motion to appoint Mr. Paul Martin, FCPA, FCA, as Auditor General for the Province of New Brunswick effective January 2022. Reporting to the Legislative Assembly and serving the people of New Brunswick, Mr. Martin assists the legislative assembly in holding the government accountable by reporting on its stewardship of public funds and resources.

Paul is a Fellow Chartered Professional Accountant and a past president of the New Brunswick Institute of Chartered Accountants prior to the merger of the accounting professions in 2014 to become the Chartered Professional Accountants of New Brunswick.

Prior to taking on the role of Auditor General, Paul was the Comptroller for the Government of New Brunswick. In this role, he was tasked with oversight of accounting, financial systems, internal audit, consulting, and enterprise risk management.  Prior to joining government, he was an Audit Partner with a national accounting firm.

Paul currently serves as a member of the CPA Canada Public Sector Accounting Discussion Group and the CPA Canada Employment Benefit Project Advisory Panel.