Success Story

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Partner —
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Industry —
Defence; National security

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing systems, products and services in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance), space, strike, and logistics and modernisation to customers worldwide.

CMAX Advisory has worked with Northrop Grumman Corporation across government relations, business development, corporate and public affairs. We’re proud to have assisted Northrop Grumman enter the Australian market and establish itself as valuable partner of the Australian government and the Australian Defence Force.

CMAX Advisory has facilitated the development of critical federal and state government partnerships for Northrop Grumman over the past five years.


  • Government relations
  • Business development
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Media and reputation management
  • Campaign and event management


In June 2018 CMAX Advisory facilitated an announcement by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Minister for Defence Marise Payne, Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne and Chief of Air Force Air Marshall Leo Davies AO that the government would acquire Northrop Grumman’s Triton aircraft. The announcement generated blanket coverage in Australian and US media.

In May 2017 CMAX Advisory coordinated Northrop Grumman’s announcement of a A$50million Electronic Sustainment Centre of Excellence as anchor tenants of the new Western Sydney airport. The announcement was supported by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Minister for Defence Marise Payne, Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne, Minister for Urban Infrastructure Paul Fletcher and Assistant Minister for Cities & Digital Transformation Angus Taylor.

CMAX Advisory is also proud to assist Northrop Grumman develop and implement a robust corporate social responsibility program that supports Australian veterans; champions STEM study across the education spectrum; and fosters local research and development.