Leisa Elder

Vice President External Relations and Tenure Management | Arrow Energy

Resource industry executive with more than 27 years’ experience in global reputation management, corporate and social risk assessment, crisis communications, social performance, media management and government relations, in both public and private sectors.

Currently Vice President External Relations & Tenure Management at Arrow Energy, one of Australia’s largest gas companies, owned jointly by Royal Dutch Shell and PetroChina.

Previously based in London as lead crisis management consultant to companies including Rio Tinto, General Electric, Mobil, Pfizer, Goldman Sachs and prior to that, Executive Producer with US network CNBC.

Specialties: executive level issues and crisis management, corporate governance & strategy, risk management, regulatory compliance, strategic market advice, external relations, community engagement, tenure management, media and government relations. Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).