Our 5 Cs

There are a number of reasons that Corporate teams need consultancy support – one or more things they need to complement their current team. We call these our 5 C’s.

Capability

Creativity

Contacts

Capacity

Credibility

New capabilities take time to build in-house. The breadth of experience in our team helps you build and develop yours....

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Objectivity is hard when you’re immersed in an issue. Our experience and world-class thinking helps you to overcome even...

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You probably already have a great network, but new roles and new issues mean we need to help you make new friends. In th...

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Everyone in Blakeney has worked in-house, so we’re able to hit the ground running, boosting your team when you need it m...

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Sometimes a consultant is able to deliver messages to a senior team that an in-house team can’t – that’s a valuable way ...

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Meet our team

Gabe Winn

Gabe Winn

Chief Executive

Key Experience:

Gabe founded Blakeney to bring a management consultancy mindset to strategic communications, support...

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Jonathan Lomax

Jonathan Lomax

Managing Director

Key Experience:

Jonathan is a senior corporate affairs adviser, having advised some of the country’s largest busines...

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Tas Bhanji

Tas Bhanji

Director

Key Experience:

Tas started her career in Beijing, providing strategic communications support to multinational compa...

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Lizzie Loudon

Lizzie Loudon

Director

Key Experience:

Lizzie is an expert in politics and media, with extensive experience advising senior politicians on ...

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Neale Coleman CBE

Neale Coleman CBE

Senior Adviser

Key Experience:

Neale is one of the UK’s most experienced political and policy experts, having advised three London ...

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Emily Poole

Emily Poole

Associate Director

Key Experience:

Emily is a former government special adviser with a strong track record of delivering successful pub...

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Stephanie Lloyd

Stephanie Lloyd

Account Director

Key Experience:

Stephanie is an expert in British politics, and has extensive experience working in and around Westm...

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Douglas Trainer

Douglas Trainer

Consultant

Key Experience:

Douglas’ political career began at University, where he was elected President of the National Union ...

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Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards

Consultant

Key Experience:

Jonathan has spent his career with leading communications consultancies in the UK and US, following ...

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Olivia Ash-Ranger

Olivia Ash-Ranger

Senior Account Manager

Key Experience:

Olivia is an experienced public affairs professional with experience of advising clients and designi...

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Rory Grenham

Rory Grenham

Account Manager

Key Experience:

Rory graduated with a first-class Modern History with Economics degree from The University of Manche...

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Nicholas Shutter

Nicholas Shutter

Executive

Key Experience:

Nicholas graduated from the University of York where he studied History and Politics. His dissertati...

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Ending Malaria

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Kickstarting a Revolution in Heat

Transforming a Global Business

Our 5 Cs

There are a number of reasons that Corporate teams need consultancy support – one or more things they need to complement their current team. We call these our 5 C’s.

Capability

Creativity

Contacts

Capacity

Credibility

New capabilities take time to build in-house. The breadth of experience in our team helps you build and develop yours.

Read more

Objectivity is hard when you’re immersed in an issue. Our experience and world-class thinking helps you to overcome even the toughest of comms challenges.

Read more

You probably already have a great network, but new roles and new issues mean we need to help you make new friends. In the meantime, we’ll introduce you to some of ours.

Read more

Everyone in Blakeney has worked in-house, so we’re able to hit the ground running, boosting your team when you need it most.

Read more

Sometimes a consultant is able to deliver messages to a senior team that an in-house team can’t – that’s a valuable way to get sign off from an Exec or Board.

Read more

Meet our team

Gabe Winn

Gabe Winn

Chief Executive

Read full bio
Jonathan Lomax

Jonathan Lomax

Managing Director

Read full bio
Tas Bhanji

Tas Bhanji

Director

Read full bio
Lizzie Loudon

Lizzie Loudon

Director

Read full bio
Neale Coleman CBE

Neale Coleman CBE

Senior Adviser

Read full bio
Emily Poole

Emily Poole

Associate Director

Read full bio
Stephanie Lloyd

Stephanie Lloyd

Account Director

Read full bio
Douglas Trainer

Douglas Trainer

Consultant

Read full bio
Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards

Consultant

Read full bio
Olivia Ash-Ranger

Olivia Ash-Ranger

Senior Account Manager

Read full bio
Rory Grenham

Rory Grenham

Account Manager

Read full bio
Nicholas Shutter

Nicholas Shutter

Executive

Read full bio

Our clients

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“Blakeney brings a level of strategy and rigour that is rare in corporate communications. Their advice, and their ability to cut through the noise to get to the heart of an issue, is second to none.”

Jessica Koravos - President, The Really Useful Group