Jonathan is a senior corporate affairs adviser, having advised some of the country’s largest businesses on political, regulatory and media issues for more than 15 years.

He began his career as a local journalist then, following a stint working in politics, he moved into communications as Head of Public Affairs at The Salvation Army. He initially worked in consultancy at AS Biss, becoming a member of the senior management team when it merged to form Mandate. He was part of the small team that led the merger of Mandate, Hogarth and Penrose to form MHP Communications, and later became Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of MHP’s Corporate Affairs division. Jonathan left MHP in 2017 to join MSL as Managing Director, Corporate Reputation. He was listed in PRWeek’s 2019 Power Book, and is a 2019 PRWeek Awards judge.