About us

Foundation members & Management Committee

The founding members of the Australian Professional Government Relations Association were:

  • Government Relations Australia Advisory Pty Ltd
  • Kreab Gavin Anderson (Australia) Ltd
  • Newgate Communications Pty Limited
  • Statecraft Pty Ltd
  • Res Publica Pty Limited
 
 
Our Management Committee
President
Ms. Feyi Akindoyeni,
(Partner, Newgate Communications)



Vice President
Mr. David Miles,
(Principal, Willard Public Affairs Pty Ltd)


Secretary
Mr. Les Timar,
(CEO and Founding Partner, GRACosway Pty Ltd)

Treasurer
Mr. Gabriel McDowell,
(Executive Chairman, Res Publica Pty Ltd)


Committee
Mr. George Karagiannakis,
(Executive Manager, Insurance Australia Group Ltd)


Committee
Ms. Amanda Reid,
(Partner, GRA Partners Pty Ltd)


Committee
Mr. Hamish Arthur,
(Director, MCM Strategic Communications)


Observer
Mr. Alex Cramb,
(Partner Public Affairs, GRACosway Pty Ltd)