Clare Gunning

Head of Government Relations and Partnerships

Prior to joining the Business Council in 2019, Clare was the Assistant Commissioner, Public Affairs for the ATO. She has held a range of senior public service positions including Branch Manager, Strategic Communications at the NSW Department of Family and Community Services (FACS).

Clare has worked in Australia and abroad with organisations such as Accenture (UK), the Department of Education, Department of Treasury, the Australian Taxation Office (2007 -2009), the Australian Building & Construction Commission, and the Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman.

Clare holds a Bachelor of Communications, Advertising and Marketing from the University of Canberra.