Wilkinson Butler is a Corporate Affairs firm, focused on building and protecting reputations. We are able to guide you through crises, or sustained and potentially crippling issues.

What can we help you achieve?

Wilkinson Butler has a heritage in the tough end of corporate affairs, chiefly issues and crisis management, and we work tirelessly to improve the reputations of our clients.

We also specialise in several complementary areas, with a focus on media relations, investor relations, government relations, digital advertising, media buying, social media, and community engagement.

Crisis Management

– 24/7 Advice & Support
– Crisis Communications / PR
– Crisis Preparedness
– Media & Social
– Leadership & Board Guidance
– Disruption & Transformation

Corporate Affairs

– Media & Social
– Issues Management
– Government Relations
– Community Relations
– Investor Relations
– Stakeholder Engagement


– Media Strategy
– Media Engagement
– Social Media
– Content Creation
– Integrated Campaigns

Investor Relations

– Shareholder Engagement
– IPO, M&A’s, Equity Raisings & Takeovers
– Issues Management & Crisis Preparedness
– Corporate Compliance & ASX Requirements
– Board Governance


– Lead-generation Strategy
– Digital & Social Media Advertising
– Search Engine Optimisation & Marketing (SEO/SEM)
– Online Reputation Management (ORM)
– Web Development

Litigation Support

– Class Actions
– Media Engagement
– Social Media
– Lead Generation / Book Building
– Website Development
– Media Training

Meet Your Support Network

Our staff are all experts in their fields, and here to help you whenever you like.

Click on their headshots to learn more about them.

Andrew Butler

Andrew Butler

Managing Director

Sam Wilkinson

Sam Wilkinson

Head of Digital

Nick Albrow

Nick Albrow

Account Director

Beroze Dubash

Beroze Dubash

New Media Account Manager

Vessa Playfair

Vessa Playfair

Corporate Affairs & Investor Relations

Mark Abernethy

Mark Abernethy

Writer & Author

Andy Quan

Andy Quan

Writer & Editor

Fred El Harris

Fred El Harris

Filmmaker & Producer

Our Recent Writings


The Knowledge Paradox

A lot of it has to do with the transmission of information. The competitive pressure now is to publish first, fact-check later. In the race…
Crisis PR

Cricket and Rotten Company Culture

It’s easy to say that the culture in Australian cricket needs reforming. Easy to say, hard to change.
Corporate Communications

Why Cambridge Analytica Can Play With Our Minds

Social media manipulation, including the Cambridge Analytica scandal and the allegations of Russian troll farms distorting elections, has brought sharply into focus that people are…
Corporate Communications

Is It Too Late Now To Say Sorry?

The last five days have been a whirlwind for Facebook since the news of the Cambridge Analytica broke and layers upon layers of this data…

Get in touch…

Call us directly

+61 2 8069 9677

Contact email

Office address

Level 2, 32 Walker St
North Sydney, NSW, 2060