We’re all in, all the time.We’re disrupters who deliver excellence.We’re partners for positive change.

CMAX Advisory is a full-service strategic communications, bipartisan government relations and business advisory firm.


We’re big picture thinkers with uncompromising attention to detail, operating at the intersection of government, politics, public affairs, media and business.

Every day we support our clients to navigate Australia’s political and media landscape, engage effectively with stakeholders, identify and capture key business opportunities, manage reputation and mitigate corporate risks.

We help our clients build businesses that resonate with key stakeholders and communities, foster and leverage partnerships, and secure commercial opportunities that deliver international growth.

The collective experience of our team is a distinguishing feature of our firm. Our people have worked at the highest levels of government and business internationally, across sectors ranging from defence and national security, agriculture and resources, financial services, to media and the arts.

What We Do


We resolve complex communications challenges by developing strategies that speak to the hearts and minds of the audiences we target.


We have the expertise and bipartisan relationships to assist our clients effectively engage policy and decision makers at all levels.


We develop corporate strategies to support our clients’ international growth, change management and brand development.

Who We Are

We’re in,
all the time

We’re passionate about the work we do and are constantly striving to develop the most effective solutions to deliver the best results for our clients.

We’re disruptors
who deliver excellence

We foster a corporate culture that encourages our people to challenge assumptions in order to develop and execute innovative strategies for our partners.

We’re partners
for positive change

Our people have firmly held commitments to social responsibility and seek to do work which contributes to a better world.


CMAX Advisory expands to Europe

CMAX Advisory has announced an expansion to Europe. CMAX Advisory’s third office, to be located in central London, will be headed up by Davina Langton as Vice President, Europe. Davina has more than 20 years’ experience working at the highest levels of Australia’s State and Federal Governments.

“For years, CMAX Advisory has partnered with European companies to help them do business in Australia. I look forward to supporting more European companies navigate Australia’s political and media landscape and capture key business opportunities internationally,” said Christian Taubenschlag, CMAX Advisory’s Founder and President.

Read our full media release here.
Read our full media release here.


Prime Minister announces $6.7m investment in Soldier On facility

On behalf of our pro-bono partner, Soldier On, we welcome the Federal Government’s announcement to invest $6.7million for capital works to build the Fussell House at the Concord Repatriation General Hospital. Fussell House will allow family members of veterans to stay with their loved ones while they receive treatment, on site, and additional services through Soldier On.

This announcement leaves a wonderful legacy for Soldier On’s outgoing CEO and co-founder John Bale, who has led the organisation with unwavering commitment.

Read Soldier On's media release.
Read Soldier On's media release.


CMAX Advisory celebrates five years of partnership with Soldier On

Since 2013, CMAX Advisory has supported Soldier On as part of the firm’s corporate responsibility program which offers in-kind strategic communications and business advisory services to organisations making honourable, valuable impact in the community.

“We recognise the remarkable skills, training and experiences of our service personnel. We’re thrilled to be celebrating five years of partnership with Soldier On, led by the indomitable John Bale, and look forward to continuing our work together under the leadership of Mat Jones,” said CMAX Advisory’s Managing Director, Tara Taubenschlag.

Read our full media release here.
Read our full media release here.