Stuart is a public affairs and communications specialist, advising clients on all elements of their public affairs strategies, including corporate communications and reputation management issues. His work has included legislative lobbying, profile-raising, planning communications – and he has also worked on a number of high profile media relations and crisis communications programmes for clients across a range of sectors. His work has included dealing with health and safety incidents, high profile corporate announcements, government reports and consumer TV investigations.
Stuart is an honorary research fellow at the University of Aberdeen and is the author of several books, including 'New Activism and the Corporate Response' and 'Public Affairs in Practice' (for the Chartered Institute of Public Relations).
'New Activism and the Corporate Response' was rated as one of the Top 100 management books of 2004 by the Australian Financial Review, and a book that "every aspiring business leader should read" according to MIS Asia. Stuart regularly writes and lectures on a range of business and political issues.