List Member of Parliament, Auckland based (New Lynn) – National Party since May 2019
Associate spokesperson for Foreign Affairs and sits on the Foreign Affairs Trade & Defence Select Committee
Prior to his Parliamentary career Paulo founded the NZ Philippines Business Council and GarciaLaw (NZ) Ltd an incorporated law firm and specialised in Commercial Contracts, Deeds Drafting, Joint Venture Agreements, Shareholder’s Agreements, Foreign Investments, Wills, EPAs & Trusts, Company Formations, Property (Conveyancing, Relationship Property) and Immigration (business migration). Paulo has a Bachelor of Laws Degree (L.L.B) and Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (B.A.)
Paulo and his family emigrated to New Zealand in 2005 with his wife Malu and a proud father of 4 daughters.