Paul Fletcher

Paul Fletcher entered Parliament in December 2009 as the Member for Bradfield. Before entering Parliament, Mr Fletcher was director of corporate and regulatory affairs at Optus for eight years, established a consulting firm serving the communications sector, and published his book about broadband, Wired Brown Land, in 2009. He was Chief of Staff to the Minister for Communications in the Howard Government, Senator Richard Alston. Mr Fletcher has dual first class honours degrees in law and economics from The University of Sydney, and an MBA from Columbia University in New York where he was a Fulbright Scholar. He has been a member of the Liberal Party since he was 16 and was active in student politics at Sydney University. He was a champion university debater, twice reaching the finals of the World Universities Debating Championship.
Bio last updated 09 Mar 2017

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Positions - Current

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
Minister for Urban InfrastructureParliament of Australia2016
Federal Member for BradfieldParliament of Australia2009

Positions - Previous

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rank
Minister for Territories, Local Government and Major ProjectsParliament of Australia2015 - 2016
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Communications Parliament of Australia2013 - 2015


Minister for Urban Infrastructure
Federal Member for Bradfield
Year started and most recent title

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