Meet our team

Our consultants have worked in politics, business, charities and the public sector. They have a mixture of media and political experience. Some have backgrounds in consultancy; others have joined from in house roles or different walks of life. Each of our clients has a dedicated account team with an appropriate balance of skills and experience.

Our Team: Jon Bennett

Director

“Good communication changes minds and makes people take action.”

It’s a potent tool for helping organisations achieve their goals. But too often it’s an afterthought – companies do...

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Our Team: Tom Yazdi

Senior Consultant

“Developing successful campaigns means knowing what’s going on in the world, and how people’s behaviour is changing.”

Prior to Linstock, I worked at a London-based PR company where I developed media profiles for a range of clients including top 20...

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Our Team: Jo Nussbaum

Senior Consultant

“I enjoy helping clients explore big issues, challenge existing thinking and communicate new insights.”

During my communications career so far I’ve worked with organisations in the education, local government, charity and financial...

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Our Team: Keith Brookbank

Director

“One of the key reasons I joined Linstock is because we share the same values.”

During more than 15 years in corporate communications, I have worked hard to ensure that the results my team produces are closely...

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Our Team: Simon Maule

Director

“We run a consultancy that works hard to understand both communications and business goals.”

Good communications has, thankfully, come a long way since I started in the late 1990s. I spent my early years toiling by a fax...

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Our Team: Tim Morris

Associate

“Twenty years experience of crisis management and the criminal justice system”

Before joining Linstock I spent more than 20 years working in-house in the field of public relations, most of it within the...

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Our Team: Jennifer Evans

Consultant

“Being a Newcastle graduate myself, it’s a great opportunity to raise awareness of what the university does beyond teaching students.”

Here at Linstock I work across a variety of accounts including Willis Owen and Baringa, providing insightful social media output,...

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Our Team: Mohammed Sheriff

Junior Consultant

“I like to apply the latest research from behavioural science to devise innovative and often counter-intuitive ways to approach campaigns.”

I joined Linstock because I want to work in a smart, vibrant environment, where assumptions are challenged, new ideas are tested...

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Our Team: Kenji Maghoma

Junior Consultant

“Working here also gives me the opportunity to work on important diversity issues, not only across the sectors we specialise in but within the communications industry itself.”

At Linstock, I provide research, analytical and media support to a number of teams, helping clients maximise their share of voice...

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Our Team: Jessie Nicholls

Senior Consultant

“I like telling stories that are both thoughtful and compelling, and that’s what we specialise in.”

I joined Linstock for its rigour and its creativity; for the opportunity to apply imaginative communications strategies to...

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Our Team: Rohini Aggarwal

Intern

“Linstock has been a great place to train in PR and communications”

I joined Linstock to see how how smart insight can distinguish a business from its competitors much more effectively than your...

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