Communications & Stakeholder Engagement

Our team has an outstanding track record in designing and managing ‘fit for purpose’ stakeholder and community engagements plans that align with our clients’ strategic needs.

We are leaders across APAC who are innovative, reliable, trustworthy and practical – a team that gets the job done efficiently, effectively and to best practice standards.

We offer:

  • Strategic communications advice
  • Indigenous engagement
  • Community and stakeholder engagement
  • Complex stakeholder problem solving
  • Land access and acquisition negotiations
  • Facilitation of workshops, community reference groups and other forums
  • Media and issues management
  • Online / digital engagement.

Peter Whelan  

Peter Whelan, APAC Lead

Peter is a communications and stakeholder engagement leader with highly developed strategic thinking and problem-solving skills. He has over 20 years of experience in community, stakeholder, customer, and government relations, having undertaken senior engagement roles across government and the private sector.

Brett Cox  

Brett Cox, New South Wales Lead

Brett is an experienced communications, media, PR, public and corporate affairs, and stakeholder relations leader trusted by the most senior politicians, public servants, project directors and chief executives. He has a record of delivering positive outcomes for the public and private sectors in highly strategic, contentious, high profile and complex environments.

 

Leslie Wapler, Queensland Lead

Leslie has a special interest in as well as vast experience with communications and stakeholder engagement related to environmental challenges and contaminated land. She has a deep understanding of working with all levels of government departments and the private sector.

 

Scott Warren, New South Wales Lead

Scott’s experience spans the full suite of communication services from public affairs, issues and crisis management to front-end project strategy and strategic engagement, statutory consultation during project approvals, and community relations in project delivery.

 

Yolanda Vos, South Australia Lead

Yolanda is a communication and stakeholder expert with a deep understanding of major infrastructure projects and working with government. Her experience includes working for statutory authorities, policy development, complex project management, service reform and the introduction of new systems and practices associated with legislative reform.

 

Lyall Johnson, Victoria Lead

Lyall is a communications and engagement specialist with extensive communications, media, government relations and issues management experience on major infrastructure projects, in government departments, ministerial offices and ASX 200 companies.

 

Download our Communications & Stakeholder Engagement brochure, or find out more by connecting with Peter Whelan.

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