Tom Sleigh

Senior Counsel Tom has spent 20 years working in roles across the UK public and private sector.  After training as a management consultancy, Tom set up his own business, before spending almost a decade in senior advisory roles at the BBC and Lloyds Banking Group.  He is currently working in the technology sector, focused on […]

Alan Hyde

Senior Counsel Alan has 35 years’ plus experience in PR, stakeholder communications and community engagement, working in senior roles for a number of household-name and highly respected organisations. He was previously Head of Public & Community Relations at Pennon Group, one of the UK’s largest listed environmental infrastructure firms and its subsidiaries Viridor, a national […]

Nick Wright

Senior Counsel Nick is an experienced employee engagement, internal communication and change professional.  He has worked for over 25 years in this field and was, most recently, communications director at accountancy and business advisory firm, BDO. Here his responsibilities covered the full range of reputation management activity including internal communication and brand engagement, media relations […]

Neil Stockley

Senior Counsel Neil Stockley has more than twenty-five years’ experience of public affairs and politics in the UK. He has previously worked for some of this country’s leading communications consultancies, including Bell Pottinger, where was a Director for 10 years, and MHP. Neil has a specific expertise in energy, climate change, utilities and environment policy. […]

Paul Smith

Senior Counsel Paul is an expert in campaign strategic planning and execution based on message research and data analysis and has more than 13 years of UK experience in working with Trade Unions, the Labour Party and not for profit organisations. Paul moved to London in 2002 from Australia to establish Social Change Online’s London […]

Jane Silk

Senior Counsel Jane is a senior counsel for JBP’s unique AgeWise service focussed on the over 50s, the largest growing segment of the population. Jane is a highly-qualified marketing professional who has worked in marketing and branding for over 20 years. Before moving into consultancy, she was senior brand manager at Lloyds TSB Group; working […]

Marc Pooler

Director of Public Affairs Marc is a highly experienced political adviser and parliamentary expert with an in-depth understanding of business, energy and climate change policy. He has a decade of experience across Westminster and Whitehall including working in Government at the highest level, developing policy and delivering priorities, and dealing with high-profile and unprecedented situations. […]

Clarence Mitchell

Senior Counsel Clarence Mitchell has more than 30 years of communications, senior level engagement and government relations experience gained at the highest levels of the UK media, HMG Civil Service, the Conservative Party and, latterly, public relations. As a network agency Managing Director, he has provided strategic C-suite counsel to a wide range of governmental, […]

John Elsegood

Senior Counsel John is an expert in stakeholder engagement, having over 25 years experience in senior positions within the energy sector. As the Head of Community and Regional Engagement for National Grid, he was responsible for building UK wide integrated engagement strategies across the Electricity Transmission, Gas Distribution and Property businesses.  As well as creating […]

Mark Edwards

Senior Counsel, Financial Communications Mark was one of the founders of Buchanan, one of the City’s best known and respected financial communications businesses. Mark departed the business in 2016 to join a technology business as Head of Communications & Investor Relations that was looking to IPO. He is an experienced practitioner, developing and implementing communications […]