John has significant corporate and government affairs experience having worked for global NYE and ASX listed companies, Federal and State governments and as a consultant for 16 years.
John is currently External Affairs Manager for global energy company Inpex in Australia and has previously worked in senior corporate affairs roles for Italian global energy company Eni, US energy company ConocoPhillips and Australian energy company; Woodside Energy.
John is a member of the External Affairs Committee for the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association of Australia (APPEA).
John has also worked as a public relations consultant in Victoria and Western Australia, where he has delivered award winning national communication campaigns, crisis response, investor relations and stakeholder programs for ASX-listed companies, Smorgon Steel, Multiplex, BHP Billiton, AFL club Western Bulldogs, biotech and construction companies, global energy companies, Commonwealth and State Government agencies and many non-government clients.
Throughout his career, John has won multiple national and state awards from the Public Relations Institute of Australia for excellence in communications and corporate social responsibility.