He is the resources kingpin with the controversial past: two indecisive Supreme Court trials behind him;  power at his fingertips. The power over primary industries, forestry, water, energy, mining and the planning which makes it all happen.

He is:

Deputy Premier
Minister for Primary Industries and Water
Minister for Energy and Resources
Minister for Local Government
Minister for Planning
Minister for Racing

Once groomed to be Big Red Paul Lennon’s successor Bryan Green ran into a little difficulty with Labor mates and ended up in the Supreme Court. He bragged then that he would be back, bigger and stronger than ever. Was he right?