Tracey Winters

Fossil Fuels | Labor | Revolving Doors

Current Positions

Previous Positions

Principal Policy Advisor and Chief of Staff, Federal Minister for Resources, Energy and Tourism, Martin Ferguson (and previously shadow minister) (Nov 2003-Nov 2010) [1] [2]

Mining Connections

Head of Government and Public Affairs, Santos Ltd (Nov 2017-) [3]

Advisor, Caltex Australia (Aug 2016-Sept 2017) [3]

Vice President Surat Asset Management (Mar 2015-Aug 2016), Vice President Land and Environment (Jul 2013-Mar 2015), Vice President Environment (Feb 2011- Jul 2013) BG Group / Queensland Gas Company (QGC) [3]

Consultant Government Affairs, Sasol Chevron (Jun 2000-Dec 2002) [3]

Consultant Government Approvals, Woodside Energy (Oct 1996-Dec 1999) [3]

[1] Martin Ferguson was resources Minister between Dec 2007-Oct 2010 (and Shadow Minister between Oct 2004-Dec 2007). Joel Fitzgibbon was Shadow Minister between Dec 2003-Oct 2004. Source: (Viewed 21/12/18)

[2] Winters was Ferguson’s advisor in March 2010 – at the time of BG Group/QGC’s sale of Queensland’s gas reserves in Beijing (facilitated by Ferguson). The sale occurred prior to state and commonwealth approvals of Australia’s first east coast CSG-LNG projects (Santos GLNG and BG Group/QGC’s QCLNG projects). Source 1: (Viewed 21/12/18). Source 2: (Viewed 21/12/18). Winters’ partner, Dr Craig Emerson, was the federal Trade Minister at the time of the Commonwealth’s environmental approvals for the projects (in October 2010). Source 3: (Viewed 21/12/18)

[3] See LinkedIn profile of Tracey Winters. Source: (Viewed 21/12/18)

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