Expertise

ChrisMcShane, Director
Chris McShane has a wealth of experience advising corporates, non-profits and governments on the development of robust media and communications strategies. He was special adviser to Prime Minister Tony Blair in Downing Street for seven years, worked with campaign groups including Greenpeace and has supported clients across Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. He has developed successful campaigns for some of the world's most high profile organisations, companies and individuals.
Primoz Manfreda, London
Primoz Manfreda has worked on high profile communications projects in Europe, the  Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa. He began his career in political risk and understands the importance of developing strong and credible messaging for both corporate and  governmental clients. Primoz speaks English and Arabic.
Sush Amar, London
Sush is an accomplished writer of speeches, newspaper articles and online media. She was an adviser to British Cabinet Minister, Hilary Benn between 2009 and 2010 and Dame Suzi Leather between 2006 and 2009. Most recently, she has worked on projects with Lloyds of London and Virgin Atlantic. 
Maisie Greenwood, London/Brussels
Maisie Greenwood is a multilingual communication specialist with a wide range of experience in interpreting, translation, project coordination and event liaison. Maisie has worked in Europe, the Middle East and Africa with clients including UNESCO, London 2012 and UNON as well as NGOs and government. She is fluent in French, Arabic and Spanish.
Vicky Selby-Jerrold, London/Brussels
Vicky Selby-Jerrold is a highly successful communications manager with over 8 years experience at the heart of the UK Government and industry. At the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, she planned proactive media strategies for the Foreign Secretary and other Government Ministers on the handling of complex and sensitive issues. She has exceptional media relations skills delivering coverage at local, regional, national and international levels.  
Ross Cathcart, London
Ross Cathcart is an experienced and award-winning strategic leader, he oversees London’s corporate practice. In preceding roles at Ogilvy, Weber Shandwick and Edelman, he headed up Shell’s global PR agency network plus handled major international programmes for ExxonMobil and Siemens.
Khaled Elahmad, Amman
Khaled Elahmad is passionate about social media and has an ability to translate concepts into strong social media campaigns which connect with online communities. He was Digital Director for the Jordanian Government, where he managed social media for the Prime Minister and the Government as a whole. 
Sebastian Kraus, Berlin
Sebastian Kraus has worked on devising social media solutions for a number of clients from newspapers to corporates and political organisations. Before working with Hillingdon Cresswell Sebastian worked with the European Council for Foreign Relations in Paris and the Open Society Institute in Brussels.