Howard Partners is a boutique Australian public policy research, strategic management, and communications consulting firm. We specialise in connecting our deep expertise in these areas to produce truly transformative outcomes for our clients. The firm was
Howard Partners is recognised among clients as having distinctive capabilities in:
Our approach is to work end-to-end with our clients to adapt solutions that are a tailored fit for the stage of development and objective the client would like to achieve.
The Howard Partners Team has had diverse experience and engagement success across organisation redesign, innovation policy, process and work-flow engineering projects.
Our deep competence in communications strategy complements our core consulting practice, creating a distinct palette that Howard Partners can use in a client assignment. Howard Partners is capable of engaging across multiple functions and is accustomed to managing dependencies between functions and teams.
We are a small firm proud of the reputation we have built for finding and delivering the best outcomes for our clients. The cooperation across functional domains and diverse experience we have brings about the most innovative results for our clients.
Howard Partners has made major contributions to public policy knowledge and program design, specifically in the area of research commercialisation, industry policy, and science, technology and innovation policy.
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During 2017 Howard Partners is celebrating 18 years as an independent public policy research, advisory, and management consulting firm.
Howard Partners Pty Ltd, in collaboration with Technopolis Group Limited, based in the UK, is currently providing professional advice for the development of a long term strategic plan ‘to maximise Australia’s innovation potential, positioning Australia to seize the next wave of economic prosperity and ensuring Australia’s wellbeing and economic growth in the future’.
Howard Partners recently completed an assignment to assist the Hunter RDA to develop a regional 'smart specialization strategy' - an integrated, place based, and transformation policy framework that will provide a basis for regional development investment.