MINISTERIAL & CABINET 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)
POLITICAL & ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS
Qld MLA for Capalaba (1992-2001)
Qld MLA for Manly (1989-1992)
Executive Director, APPEA (2008-present) 
Owner & Executive Chairman, Enhance Corporate  (Jan 2001-present)
1 — https://www.linkedin.com/in/hon-jim-elder-faicd-32101036/.
2 — Lobbying firm acting for Clive Palmer’s Queensland Nickel P/L (now bankrupt) and coal companies China First, Waratah Coal (both Palmer companies) and New Emerald Coal. Formerly lobbied for Chalco (Aluminium Corporation of China).