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Matt Foran

Partner

Melbourne

Matt is a corporate affairs specialist with nearly two decades' experience, providing high level advice and counsel to operations in Australia, Asia, Europe and the Americas.

He has extensive experience across all areas of stakeholder engagement including media, community, employee and government relations, and specialises in assisting clients to successfully manage complex situations with multiple stakeholder agendas.

Matt has deep expertise in developing and executing communication plans for merger and acquisition programmes, transformation and cultural change, issues and crisis management as well as corporate re-brands. He has also been involved in establishing and running crisis simulation programmes for a number of organisations.

Prior to joining SenateSHJ, Matt was at Australia Post where he was Head of External Affairs Strategy. His previous roles include senior corporate affairs positions in the mining and resources and agribusiness sectors, as well as experience in the public policy arena.

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“There is nothing more rewarding than knowing you have helped a client to navigate their way through a crisis or difficult issue.”