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Communications Committee

The MCA Communications Committee is made up of Media and PR professionals from across the MCA membership. The group meets to discuss key issues affecting the consulting sector and to help guide and shape the MCA communications activity. The Committee meets 4 times a year and Chair of the Committee is Saskia Graepel, Head of External Relations at Deloitte LLP.

Members invite guest speakers to attend these meetings to discuss how their business team’s operate and how to pitch stories. Previous guest speakers include:

  • BBC Business Editor, Simon Jack
  • BBC Business Online Editor, Mark Broad
  • Sky News Business Correspondent, Adam Parsons
  • Sky News Specialist Producer, Tom Boadle
  • Financial Times Accountancy Correspondent, Michael O’Dwyer
  • Financial Times Commissioning Editor, Jerry Andrews

The MCA’s role is to establish the UK consulting sector as critical to the UK economy and society. Our role is to promote greater public and business understanding of the range and depth of consulting and to enhance public trust in consulting through Consulting Excellence.

Members of the committee are:

Lucy Molony
Amey Consulting

Jason Torquato
Arca Blanca

Oliver Melbourne

Tracey Vongsanga

Claire Doyle

Adam Fisher
Atos Consulting

Nick Haigh
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

Kate Garnham
BCS Consulting

Sophie Westmoreland

Charlotte Poskitt
Coeus Consulting

Katherine Hockley

Diane Tibbles
Curzon Consulting

Lizzie Tantam

Kate Algar
Digital Workplace Group

Talin Mkrtchyan
Eden McCallu

Christina Stone

Natalie Gordon
Egremont Group

Annabel Banks

Layisha Laypang
Gate One

Laura Hobbs
Gobeyond Partners

John Heredea
Grant Thornton

Rachel Massey 
Huthwaite International

Maz Hayes
IBM Consulting

Andrew Mistry
Inner Circle Consulting

Carmen Llorente
Integration Consulting

Payal Jain

Chris Mostyn

Bridie Douglas
Mason Advisory

Chloe Homans

Katherine Burch
Mott MacDonald

Felicity Bull
NEL Healthcare Consulting

Eden Ryder
North Highland

Christine Downton
Observatory International

Jo Scott
Proxima Group

Laetitia Lynn

Katie Pocock

Georgina Christou
r10 Consulting

Eszther Horvath
SicSic Advisory

Jade Tipping

Victoria Newark

Greig Walker
Unleash and Engage

Adam Richards-Gray