Nick Paterson - General Manager, Fraud & Corruption Nick Paterson joined the Serious Fraud Office as General Manager, Fraud & Corruption in July 2010. Prior to this appointment, Nick was the Executive Director in charge of Ernst & Young’s Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services team. Nick has specialised in fraud and forensic investigations since the mid 1990s. Over this period he also worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers and McCallum Petterson, as well as the Financial Service Authority and Ernst & Young in the UK. Nick is a Certified Fraud Examiner and past president of the Auckland CFE branch. He has a B.Sc (Hons) in Mathematics from the University of London.