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Karl Bitar

Karl Bitar

Karl Bitar is a former political campaign director, serving under Julia Gillard in her 2010 Federal election campaign. His use of past political connections and inside knowledge has been criticised in his current executive role as a board member for James Packer’s Crown Resorts Ltd.

Mike Kelly

Mike Kelly

Less than two weeks after quitting parliament for health reasons, Mike Kelly, member of the powerful Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security, accepted a job leading Palantir Technologies Australia. Palantir is a US datamining corporation that has worked for the Pentagon and the CIA.

Kim Beazley

Kim Beazley

Arguably the most dominant public figure straddling government and military industry in Australia. Closely connected to political, US alliance and military industry interests. Has...

Wayne Swan

Wayne Swan

PAST POSITIONS Independent Non-executive Director, Stanwell Corporation, 12 December 2019 - Present Previous Positions Parliamentary service Elected to the House of Representatives for...

Wayne Myers

Wayne Myers

Wayne Myers was a board member of QLD Government Owned Corporations whilst a lobbyist. Myers lobbied for (Indian) coal miner Adani, seeking entry in QLD. Myers became a director of the QLD arm of Australian Water Holdings, exploring coal seam gas industry (water/pipeline monopoly) opportunities.

Tracey Winters

Tracey Winters

Tracey Winters was an approvals consultant at gas companies Woodside Energy and Sasol Chevron, before moving into government roles, including for a federal resources minister during approval of eastern Australia’s first CSG-LNG projects (for BG Group/QGC and Santos). Following the CSG-LNG approvals, Winters re-joined the gas industry: BG Group (vice president environment); Caltex; and Santos Ltd (government and public affairs).

Tony Mooney AM

Tony Mooney AM

PREVIOUS POSITIONS   n/a PREVIOUS POSITIONS Mayor of Townsville, Qld (1989-2008) City Councillor, City of Townsville (1977-2008) MINING CONNECTIONS Board Member, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (2011-) General Manager, Stakeholder Relations, TerraCom...

Hon Alan Griffiths

Hon Alan Griffiths

PREVIOUS POSITIONS   Federal Minister for Industry, Technology & Regional Development (1993-1994)Federal Minister for Tourism (1991-1993)Federal Minister for Resources (1990-1991) PREVIOUS POSITIONS Federal MP for Maribyrnong, Vic (Mar 1983-Jan 1996) MINING...

Hon Gary Gray AO

Hon Gary Gray AO

PREVIOUS POSITIONS   Federal Minister for Resources & Energy (Mar-Sep 2013) Federal Minister for Tourism (Mar-Sep 2013) Federal Minister for Small Business (Mar-Sep 2013) Minister for the Public Service & Integrity (2011-2013) Special Minister of State...

Hon Martin Ferguson AM

Hon Martin Ferguson AM

PREVIOUS POSITIONS   Federal Minister for Resources & Energy (Nov 2007- Mar 2013) Federal Minister for Tourism (Nov 2007- Mar 2013) PREVIOUS POSITIONS Federal MP for Batman, Vic (1996-2013) Special Advisor, Federal Minister for Energy (2016-) [1] Chair,...

Hon Jim Elder

Hon Jim Elder

PREVIOUS POSITIONS   Minister for State Development & Trade (1998-2000) Deputy Premier of Queensland (1998-2000) Minister for Health (1995) Minister for Transport (1995) Minister for Business, Industry & Regional Development (1992-1995) PREVIOUS POSITIONS...

Hon John Dawkins AO

Hon John Dawkins AO

PREVIOUS POSITIONS   Federal Treasurer (Dec 1991-Dec 1993) Federal Minister for Employment, Education & Training (Jul 1987-Dec 1991) Federal Minister for Trade (Dec 1984-Jul 1987) Federal Minister for Finance (Mar 1983-Dec 1984) PREVIOUS POSITIONS Federal MP...

Hon Greg Combet AM

Hon Greg Combet AM

PREVIOUS POSITIONS   Federal Minister for Industry & Innovation (Dec 2011-Jun 2013) Federal Minister for Energy & Climate Change (Sep 2010-Jun 2013) Federal Minister for Defence Materiel & Science (Jun 2009-Sep 2010) Minister Assisting the Minister...

Hon Nick Bolkus

Hon Nick Bolkus

PREVIOUS POSITIONS   Federal Minister for Immigration & Ethnic Affairs & Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Multicultural Affairs (Mar 1993-Mar 1996) Federal Minister for Administrative Services (Apr 1990-Mar 1993) Federal Minister for Consumer...

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