Abi works within our external affairs team. She is responsible for providing timely, clear information to media and social audiences about the Portman Group’s activities. This includes replying to media requests for information on industry responsibility through to announcements on the Independent Complaint Panel’s rulings.
For members Abi offers media monitoring and support to amplify their responsibility programmes.
Prior to joining our team, Abi worked for an MP in Parliament and provided PR and social support for the communications programmes of a range of household name FMCG companies through Frank and M&C Saatchi. Abi holds a First Class BA Hons in Comparative Literature from Queen Mary University of London.
- John Timothy
- Chief Executive
- Nicola Bates
- Director of External Affairs
- Laura Demorais
- Head of Regulatory Affairs (Maternity Leave)
- Catherine Thomas
- Head of Regulatory Affairs (Interim)
- David Saer
- Policy and Communications Manager
- Rebecca Oladipo
- Advice and Training Manager
- Michael Hustler
- Regulatory Affairs Executive