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
April 30, 2021

TAS-MANIA! : THE FINAL HOURS – ELECTION PREVIEW 2021

The Tasmanian election is set to be a contest on health lines, with the Tasmanian…
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April 23, 2021

MYSTERIES IN PARLIAMENT: TOP TEN THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT PARLIAMENT HOUSE

Parliament House is only 33 years old, but there are still so many amazing facts…
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April 16, 2021

POLITICAL HEAD-TO-HEAD: ROUND 3

With the Budget on the horizon and Prime Minister, the Hon Scott Morrison MP shuffling…
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