Government NSW Australia
The Honourable Andrew Stoner B.Bus. MBA was co-leader and Deputy Premier of the New South Wales (NSW) Coalition Government between 2011 and 2014, and was Australia's first Minister for Trade and Investment, leading international engagement for the Government of Australia's largest and most prosperous State - NSW. He led numerous NSW Government trade missions, particularly to China, Japan, Korea, South East Asia, the United States, and the Middle East, and established new NSW Government Trade & Investment offices in priority markets. He also participated in Australian Federal Government Trade Missions and Council of Australian Government (COAG) Ministerial meetings. His efforts in Government resulted in economic gains for NSW and Australia through enhanced two-way trade and strong growth in investment. He was also one of Australia's longest-serving political leaders - leading the regionally based National Party in NSW for almost 12 years, and served in the New South Wales Parliament for 16 years. Andrew Stoner and Associates' knowledge of NSW and Australia's economic, social and regulatory (Government) environment, and networks both in business and Government are second to none. Andrew Stoner and Associates' connections also include specialist associates, whose detailed knowledge, qualifications and experience add important dimensions to the valuable advice offered.