VP of Marketing
Rory is a marketing and business development specialist, who has advised leaders of some of the world’s most influential organizations and brands.
Between 2013 – 2017, Rory was based in the Middle East, where he advised the Office of the Prime Minister of Qatar on reputational issues facing the country, and helped establish a permanent Government Communications Office, staffed by local Qataris. Whilst based in Doha he also provided communications guidance to the organizing committee responsible for delivering the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Since then, Rory has worked for some of the world’s largest and most respected advertising and communications advisory firms, including Teneo, Ketchum and M&C Saatchi. As a senior consultant, Rory provided strategic communications advice to their clients including NATO, AIIB – the world’s second largest multilateral development bank, the Rockefeller Foundation and Africa CDC.
He holds a degree in Journalism from the University of Leeds.