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Wells Haslem Mayhew Strategic Public Affairs

Our team combines decades of experience in public affairs, government relations, issues management, journalism, media training, digital media, social media, politics and foreign affairs. We have a former press secretary to John Howard, a former President of the Australian Senate, and The Australian newspaper’s former High Court correspondent.

We are not just another PR company. Committed to delivering an exceptional level of service, we act quickly to add value to your project in everything we do.

Team members have worked with clients from a broad range of industries, on communication programs focused on: marketing; educating and motivating public opinion; managing issues and crises; reputation management; engendering and accelerating change; facilitating mergers and resisting takeovers.

Benjamin Haslem, Co-CEO
Alexandra Mayhew Alexandra Mayhew, Co-CEO

Previously CEO at a leading Australian PR firm, Ben offers a deep understanding of mainstream media based on a career at The Australian newspaper where, after three years in the Parliamentary press gallery in Canberra, he was High Court correspondent and Chief-of-Staff at the Sydney Bureau

As comfortable in the boardroom providing C-suite advice to blue chip organizations as she is creating video for start-ups or optimising digital platforms, Alexandra has worked in the industry for over 10 years.

Her expertise lies in strategy development, research, innovation, and digital communications and she was elected IPREX Asia Pacific President in 2018

Contact: Benjamin Haslem, Co-CEO
Mobile: + 61 408 887 742
Contact: Alexandra Mayhew, Co-CEO
Mobile: + 61 4 19 311 377


Wells Haslem Mayhew Strategic Public Affairs
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65 Walker Street
Tel: +61 2 8904 9991


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