PARTNER Profile Contact Directory

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, Managing & Founding Partner
Kathy Lindsay, Managing Partner

Ben has more than 25 years’ experience in media, corporate and crisis communications, providing strategic public and government relations advice at the highest levels across the financial services, not-for-profit, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, healthcare, resources, defence, education, construction and ICT sectors

Kathy has over 20 years of political and corporate affairs experience in Sydney and Melbourne as well as 16 years in Japan, Thailand and Indonesia. She has directed in-house communications teams, headed up business to government advocacy efforts and managed political campaigns

Contact: Benjamin Haslem, Managing & Founding Partner
Mobile: + 61 408 887 742
Contact: Kathy Lindsay, Managing Partner
Mobile: +61 437 230 007


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


  • Education
  • Financial
  • Healthcare
  • Public Affairs

Wells Haslem Mayhew Strategic Public Affairs Showcase