Paul Vogel is contracted to Cannings Purple as a strategic adviser. Paul has unsurpassed knowledge and experience in the areas of environmental issues, regulatory assessments/approvals and reform, and strategic environmental and business outcomes.

Currently, a non-executive board director and strategic consultant, Paul was Chairman of Western Australia’s Environmental Protection Authority from 2007 – 2015. Prior to this he was the inaugural Chief Executive and Chairman of the South Australian EPA from 2002 – 2007.

Paul has also held senior executive positions in the WA Departments of the Premier and Cabinet and Environmental Protection. Paul holds a PhD in chemistry from the University of Western Australia. He is chairman of a national Cooperative Research Centre on Contamination and Remediation of the Environment; a director of Global Aquatica (Australia) and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He was appointed to the Northern Territory EPA from 1 January 2016 and became Chairman of the NT EPA and a member of the NT Planning Commission in November 2016.

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Cannings Purple recognised as an Employer of Choice for the second year running

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Brand activism: The positives and pitfalls of taking a stance

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Digital

A digital approach to stakeholder engagement

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Corporate Affairs

Who reads the news anyway? Actually, you should

There’s nothing like a social media slam to give business leaders a…

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Digital

How to make your website more accessible

1 in 6  Australians have a disability. The figure, from…

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Digital

Cannings Purple takes home gold at the 2021 SABRE Awards

Cannings Purple have been announced a winner in the Asia-Pacific SABRE Awards for the work…

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Crisis Readiness

High Court rules media companies responsible for comments on their Facebook pages

The High Court has dismissed an appeal by some of…

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Crisis Readiness

Key takeaways from the latest Notifiable Data Breach Scheme stats

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) recently released…

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State Budget 2021 – 2022: The numbers that matter

Still riding high following March’s election landslide, Premier Mark McGowan today handed down his first Budget in his dual…

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On RUOK day, check on your Stakeholder Engagement team

I’ve worked in retail and raised toddlers (and teenagers) so I…

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