Alistair Nicholas is a government and public affairs professional and crisis management expert of more than 25 years standing with experience covering Australia, North America and Asia.
He has consulted to global fortune 500 companies on a range of issues across international markets. He has been an advisor to Australia’s conservative Liberal and National Parties, and he was Australia’s Trade Commissioner to the World Bank and the United Nations from 1997 to 2000.
Alistair is a political and media junkie who writes extensively on political, economic and social trends via his blog, SpeechCrime. He is a frequent micro-blogger on Twitter and can be followed via the handle @alinicholas.
Alistair lives in Sydney, Australia, where he is a senior advisor at international public affairs consultancy firm Weber Shandwick. Alistair’s views are his own and do not represent those of his employer or of his clients.