George Thwaites

Clearwood Communications

Having previously worked at the Mail on Sunday, where he broke a number of stories, George Thwaites still retains the air and outlook of a journalist. That’s something his clients appreciate as he takes a hands-on approach to writing stories… Read More

David Yelland

Kitchen Table Partners

David Yelland, founder of the boutique reputation firm Kitchen Table Partners, compares reputation management to the insurance industry, as more clients see the landscape as ‘risk management’. Having edited The Sun in London and been deputy editor of the New… Read More

Anthony Simon

Portland Communications

People see the world differently,’ says Anthony Simon of the ‘contextual shift’ in Western politics. It is a trend that called for the biggest change in Portland in 2016, with the formation of a specialist Brexit team (including some from… Read More

Sir Alan Parker


Sir Alan Parker, friend to Gordon Brown and the Camerons, chairs the 1,000-strong private partnership and comms firm, which has 24 offices in 14 countries. The firm has more than a third of the FTSE 100 companies as clients, and… Read More

Tim Luckett

Hill + Knowlton Strategies

A former correspondent for top-of-the-line tabloids the Mail on Sunday, Sunday Mirror, and more, Tim Luckett is a man intimately familiar with what makes for both good headlines — and bad. His work for Hill+Knowlton Strategies is to help clients… Read More

Dave King


‘There’s still a fair amount of naivety and misunderstanding,’ Dave King told us when we asked if HNWs are getting web-wiser. ‘But people have woken up to the fact that we all come under scrutiny online and the internet is… Read More

Mark Hutchinson

Mark Hutchinson Management

A PR practitioner with 20 years’ experience, Mark Hutchinson has been running his own outfit since 2011. Two clients he can name are JK Rowling and Nigella Lawson. ‘The issue of online and social media continues to be a massive… Read More

Andrew Honnor


Greenbrook was founded in 2012 to address the trust deficit left by the financial crisis — an area its founder believes traditional PR firms often didn’t have the specialism, expertise or assertiveness to operate in. It’s still a world where… Read More

Andrew Grant

Tulchan Communications

Andrew Grant and his team at Tulchan specialise in ‘critical communications’ in ‘times of significant stress and public interest when… scrutiny is intense, and the outcome is vitally important’. They advised Merlin following the Alton Towers roller coaster crash in… Read More

Paul Blanchard

Right Angles

Paul Blanchard has recently opened a Manhattan office, and one in Los Angeles is imminent. The expansion follows the success of his CEO PR project, a tailored service that seeks to champion CEO s as thought leaders and recognised authorities… Read More