Luis M. Garcia

Luis is a specialist in corporate positioning, financial communications, issues management and public affairs, whose skills, experience and unrivalled media connections are highly valued by Boards and chief executives across the private and public sectors.

Luis had more than 15 years’ experience as a senior journalist and editor, and five years as a political adviser, when he joined Cannings in 2002. Over the past nearly two decades at Cannings, his past and current clients include major multinational corporations, top 100 listed companies, not-for-profit groups, and public sector organisations. He is also an experienced media coach, having worked with hundreds of senior executives and Board directors over the past decade.

Luis has previously worked for The Australian Financial Review and was a senior editor and columnist for The Sydney Morning Herald. He is a former Chief of Staff to the Minister for Employment and Training, and a former Chief of Staff to the State Leader of the Opposition.

Luis is the author of two books, including the critically acclaimed Child of the Revolution. He has been a regular radio panellist and contributes to major media outlets.