Adam is a seasoned public affairs professional with over two decades of experience working in federal and provincial politics. He has been a trusted advisor to a Canadian prime minister and several high-profile cabinet ministers, and to business leaders around the world.
Prior to co-founding NorthStar Public Affairs, Adam was the Founder and President of Export Action Global (EAG) where he helped connect businesses and organizations with trade and investment related opportunities in Canada, throughout North America and in markets around the world.
Throughout Adam's career, he has advised clients on public policy issues across leading sectors of the global economy including cleantech, transportation, agriculture and agri-food, beverage alcohol, defence, energy, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and more.
Adam has worked on several major federal, provincial and municipal election campaigns including the 2011 Conservative campaign which resulted in a majority Conservative government. He is deeply connected in the modern conservative movement and believes that pro-trade and pro-business polices are the best way to ensure Canada remains a prosperous and united country.
A frequent media commentator on international trade, economic, competitiveness and other public policy issues, Adam has been published and broadcast in the Toronto Star, CTV, National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Calgary Herald, CBC, The Wall Street Journal, Inside U.S. Trade, the BBC, Sky TV and more.