Anthony Benscher

Anthony Benscher

Managing Director (NSW)

Anthony Benscher is a highly qualified corporate and government affairs practitioner and has a Anthony Benscher 3 (Sep 13) (low res)strong history in government, the corporate sector and in management consulting.

Anthony is Managing Director of Barton Deakin’s NSW division, also working with corporate clients in the Federal Government sector.

Anthony joined Barton Deakin from the NSW Government where he served as Chief of Staff to the Minister for Family and Community Services from the election of the O’Farrell Government until mid 2013.  In government, Anthony is also well known for his seven years as a senior adviser in policy and communications to John Howard as a Shadow Minister, Leader of the Opposition and Prime Minister of Australia from 1993 to 2000.

In the corporate sector, Anthony was a senior executive at Publishing and Broadcasting Limited (PBL) and worked as a business development and management consultant in sectors including health for more than six years.

Anthony completed a full-time MBA at the Australian Graduate School of Management where he won competitions in entrepreneurship and marketing strategy and was elected to the AGSM Faculty Board and AGSM Student Council.  Anthony also holds a Bachelor of Economics and Masters in Public Policy from Sydney University.

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