Deputy Chair

Head of Corporate Relations - Term Expires 2025

Brendan joined the Port of Brisbane in January 2017 and leads the Corporate Relations team in planning and implementing the Port’s external communications initiatives, its interaction with local and regional communities, as well as PBPL’s strategic interaction with customers and Government.

Brendan also played a key role, as part of the Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd team, in bringing to life the Brisbane International Cruise Terminal, Australia’s newest mega cruise ship facility.

Brendan has almost 20 years’ experience across media, government and communications sectors, has previously served as a Senior Advisor to a Deputy Prime Minister, two Premiers, and a Deputy Premier, and holds a Bachelor of Journalism from QUT.


Brendan Connell