Professor Paddy Gray is an Emeritus Professor at the School of the Built Environment at Ulster University and Managing Director of PPG Consultancy.

He is a Director of Tuath Housing Association, Threshold Ireland, The Wheatley Group, Glaslow Housing Association, Connswater Homes, First Housing Aid and Support Services, North West Citizens Advice, the National Approved Letting Scheme, Atlantic Quay Management Company and a Board Member at Residential Tenancies Board