/ What we do:

We provide discreet, high-intensity strategic support for high-net-worth individuals, political and industrial leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, philanthropists, charity heads and family offices.

One of the founders of the personal PR industry, we have decades of experience advising high-profile people and we are proud of the deep relationships we have with all the global media, spanning investment, financial, political, arts, entertainment, and cultural journalism.

We have offices in Soho, London; Madison Square Garden, New York; and Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles.


Let’s have a chat!

We would love to be of service. Please get in touch and we can discuss how we can help, in complete confidence and without obligation, over a coffee or lunch.


/ Our team:

Paul Blanchard

Chairman and Founder

Paul’s been in the reputation game for nearly twenty years, and takes charge of our crisis work, as well as leading the team. He presents the “Media Masters” podcast and recently published his first book “Fast PR”.

Claire Booth

EA to Chairman

With a long background in legal and medical PA and secretarial work, Claire works coordinating Paul and the team. Self confessed “Friends” fan.

Allie Dickinson

Editorial Director

Allie has been a journalist for more than 10 years, starting her career in local news before going freelance. She is easily annoyed by misplaced apostrophes and is a huge admirer of Nora Ephron.

Holly Duncan-Quinn

Senior Researcher

Holly studied economics at university with a particular interest in Fintech. Throughout her studies, she was also an intern in the House of Commons. She loves music and has an obsession with crime documentaries.

Nancy Elgadi

Digital Director

With a BA in Journalism and an MA in Digital Media, Nancy has worked in Social Media for several years, representing and creating content for high profile clients. Enjoys all things sci-fi and a funky pair of socks.

Ollie Guillou

Head of Podcasts

Ollie’s been in audio production since he was 18, presenting and producing radio shows for the BBC. After listening to podcasts all day at work, you’ll probably find him listening to them all evening!

Madelaine Hanson

Consultant

Madelaine studied BSc Anthropology at UCL and loves anything that involves a discussion. She is extremely well connected on the comedy circuit.

Jo Hussein

Researcher

Jo has a BSc in microbiology and previously worked in clinical support and social media marketing. She is also a self-taught portrait artist and will definitely ask to see pictures of your pets.

Kala Jerzy

Consultant

Kala is a UCL graduate and former solicitor. She lives in NYC, where she’s been working in business and brand development. She speaks English, Hebrew, and Polish.

Oz Koca

Head of Video Production

After completing a BA in TV and Film Production, Oz has worked on a number of productions all over the world. He’s also obsessed with Nando’s.

Anders Lagerstedt

Head of Design

Initially teaching himself Photoshop back in 1999, Anders went on to achieve a BA in Web Design. Considers himself a film buff – particularly fond of Italian horror movies.

Sandro Monetti

Senior Consultant

Multi-award winning journalist Sandro is often seen offering opinions on CNN and the BBC as a media expert. Sandro has also written two bestselling books and a sell-out play, and is based in Los Angeles. Obsessed with Outlander and Doctor Who.

Chris Paston

Search Engine Specialist

With over a decade of experience in search engine marketing, Chris looks after SEO for our clients. He is a long suffering Sheffield United supporter.

Eliot Wilson

Chief Writer

Eliot read history at the University of St Andrews and was a House of Commons clerk for more than 10 years. He commentates on politics and Parliament, writes fiction and likes Irish music.

Hayley Woodward

Consultant

Hayley is a print and broadcast postgraduate currently working as a consultant. She enjoys spending hours Googling and loves a fun fact or two.

Anna Wright

Senior Consultant

Anna is our resident Kiwi/German hybrid. Years ago she studied politics and then ended up in the thick of it, working as a senior communications advisor to Jacinda Ardern. She loves reading and eating pasta.