Simon is Director of Corporate Affairs for Pogust Goodhead. He leads the Corporate Affairs team and is responsible for external and internal communications, media relations, political and external affairs, corporate brand reputation and brand marketing, and public policy.
With over 20 years experience in politics, media and campaigning Simon is a specialist in running campaigns that resonate with the public and impact on policy. At Pogust Goodhead, Simon is responsible for developing political campaign strategies and building relationships across different sectors that increase the impact of our litigation.
Prior to joining Pogust Goodhead, Simon worked for environmental legal organisation ClientEarth, including leading their award-winning campaign to clean up toxic and illegal air pollution across Europe.
Before that Simon worked as a political advisor to British politician Ed Miliband for over 10 years, both in government and in his position as Leader of the Opposition.
Areas of Expertise
Corporate Affairs and Communication
Media and PR
BA Hons University of Sheffield
MSc London School of Economics
Political Advisor to Rt Hon Ed Miliband MP 2005-2015
Head of Public Affairs, ClientEarth 2016-2021
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