Biography

Ben brings the Nexus team a wealth of experience working across two Ministerial appointments with the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, in his role as Minister for Families and Social services as well as Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts. As a staffer, Ben liaised and supported the Minister and his Chief of Staff as a trusted and longstanding member of Minister Fletcher’s Ministerial office.

As part of the Nexus Team, Ben applies his industry, parliamentary, political and policy skills to a broad range of sectors, from communications, social services, defence and to cybersecurity, to support and advise clients through brand development, crisis and government relations strategies.

Through his studies at the Australian National University in Global Security Studies and Political Science Ben has developed a deep policy and industry knowledge in the Australian and Indo-Pacific region.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Communications and Social Services portfolio experience
  • Industry experiences in Defence, Health, Tourism, Entertainment and Environment sectors
  • COVID-19 and Economic crisis management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Strategic Communications
  • Campaigns

Recent Posts

Blog
December 12, 2021

HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM THE NEXUS TEAM (AND OUR SUMMER PLANS)

In closing out 2021 and on behalf of the Nexus Team, we wish you and…
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October 31, 2021

12 MONTHS LATER: THE PRESIDENCY OF JOE BIDEN

Twelve months after President Biden's election, the world is slowly reopening, reigniting tensions and dormant…
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October 17, 2021

FIVE WAYS ORGANISATIONS REACHED GOVERNMENT DURING COVID-19: WHAT WE’VE LEARNT, WHAT’S HERE TO STAY

With lockdowns across the country winding down, the elusive “new normal” is now in sight.…
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