Nerida Thorburn

+ 61 2 8257 0200
+ 61 410 414 568

Nerida is an award-winning senior corporate affairs specialist with more than 20 years’ experience in providing counsel to organisations in Australia, the UK, Europe and Asia.

She specialises in developing communication plans to manage complex issues with multiple stakeholders. She has particular expertise in highly regulated industries including financial services and healthcare, as well as in transformation change, issues and crisis management and public affairs. Her work has been recognised in multiple local, regional and international awards.

Recent projects of note include assignments to manage issues for new infrastructure projects, social marketing campaigns to address obesity issues and campaigns to have new infant vaccines funded for all children.

Prior to joining SenateSHJ, Nerida consulted for a number of international firms including Parker & Partners, Porter Novelli and Hill+Knowlton. Clients have included Roche, CSL, Merck, Emirates Hotels, Heart Foundation, Wyeth, Railtrack (UK), Visa International, European Chlorine Industry, Telstra, Reserve Bank of Australia and BHP Billiton.