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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. Guest speakers can attend committee events.

Members invite guest speakers to attend these meetings to discuss how their business team’s operate and how to pitch stories. Previous guest speakers in 2019 include:

  • BBC Business Editor, Simon Jack
  • BBC Business Online Editor, Mark Broad
  • Sky News Business Correspondent, Adam Parsons
  • Sky News Specialist Producer, Tom Boadle
  • The Financial Times Special Reports Editor, Leyla Boulton

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.

The elected Chair of the Committee is Jamie Harley Head of Media Relations at PwC.

Members of the committee are:

Lucy Molony
Amey Consulting

Julia Binstock

Sam Waite

Adam Fisher
Atos Consulting

Kate Garnham
BCS Consulting

Sophie Westmoreland

Joanna Burgess-Gibbs

Charlotte Poskitt
Coeus Consulting

Lois Taylor
Curzon Consulting

George Parrett

Lizzie Tantam

Kirsten Hackett
Gate One

Robin Harrison
Gobeyond Partners

Rachel Massey 

Gill Carson

Bridie Douglas
Mason Advisory

Amy Brennan

Tom Smith
Mott MacDonald

Felicity Bull
NEL Healthcare Consulting

Kuangyi Wei
Parker Fitzgerald

Ashley Brennan

Emma Thorogood

Jamie Harley

Amy Astor
The Observatory International