CATHERINE FRITZ-KALISH
Co-Founder & Managing Director
OLGA BODROVA
COO & Director of Research
ALISON SHEEHY
Project Manager
HELEN HULL
Editor First 5000
ASHOK KUMAR
Financial Controller, TCG®
NICHOLAS MALLORY
Report Writer Editor, Open Forum
SIMONE PENSKO
Chief Executive Officer, ICDP
PETER FRITZ AO
Group Managing Director, TCG®
BENJAMIN BLACKSHAW
Communications Coordinator, ICDP
LARA PAGOLA
Project Assistant
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BENJAMIN BLACKSHAW

Communications Coordinator, ICDP

Benjamin joined Global Access Partners as an intern with the International Centre for Democratic Partnerships (ICDP) in August 2018. As Communications Coordinator, he maintains ICDP’s active social media and website presence along with its community engagement platform, while also playing an active role behind the scenes implementing the Pacific Connect Program.

Benjamin graduated from University of Technology, Sydney with a Bachelor of Global Studies (majoring in International Law) and a Diploma in Languages (Chinese). He has a keen interest in Australia’s engagement with the Pacific and is undertaking postgraduate studies in Pacific development. He enjoys learning languages, which are relevant to his interests in Australia-Pacific relations and Pacific regionalism.

Outside of GAP and ICDP, Benjamin is an active sportsman and enjoys playing the Soprano and Alto Saxophones.

CATHERINE FRITZ-KALISH
Co-Founder & Managing Director
OLGA BODROVA
COO & Director of Research
ALISON SHEEHY
Project Manager
HELEN HULL
Editor First 5000
ASHOK KUMAR
Financial Controller, TCG®
NICHOLAS MALLORY
Report Writer Editor, Open Forum
SIMONE PENSKO
Chief Executive Officer, ICDP
PETER FRITZ AO
Group Managing Director, TCG®
BENJAMIN BLACKSHAW
Communications Coordinator, ICDP
LARA PAGOLA
Project Assistant
JOIN OUR TEAM