Paxton is an experienced business adviser specialising in innovation consulting and government grants/incentives. As a former Director within PwC he has consulted to numerous South Australian businesses ranging from start-ups to multi-nationals.

Paxton is experienced across a range of industries including advanced manufacturing, ICT/software, agribusinesses, and allied health, where he has helped businesses develop business cases, business/project plans. operational efficiency strategies, and commercialisation and growth strategies. 

Leveraging his corporate experience, Paxton brings his extensive network of South Australian businesses and corporate governance to the Northern Economic Leaders Board.