Since leaving the brand and marketing industry where he was CEO of CHJM when it was sold to Omnicom, Edward has worked with leaders in businesses including Cushman & Wakefield, Coutts, Freeview, Hunters Solicitors, The Moller Centre, Cambridge University, Corbin & King Restaurants, Quilter Cheviot, Willis Insurance, Fortnum & Mason, Daily Mail General Trust, J O Hambro Investment Management and British Airways.
He specialises in helping businesses, teams and individuals get their message over authentically: both thorough presentation coaching and also through the more fundamental exploration of what they actually want to say. This is fundamental to engagement with customers whether internal or external.
He is a very active Non-Executive Director at Thresher & Glenny, Tailors and Outfitters dating back to the late 18th century and holders of a Royal Warrant continuously since 1783: and as a Judge and Mentor for the Walpole Crafted programme, he has worked with Cumbria Crystal, Method Studio, and now Geoffrey Preston Ltd, the decorative plaster specialists.
Edward cut his teeth on the sales and marketing graduate programme with RHM, moving from there into the brand and communications world where by the age of 27 he was a Director of IMP, the leading below-the-line ad agency.
He is an Economic History graduate of Durham University where he was President of the Debating Union, and is a Fellow of the RSA. He’s an old car enthusiast, and a sculptor..