Our consultants have a diversity of experience, skills and knowledge from a range of sectors. Each project team is assembled to meet the needs of the project and Directors take a practical, hands-on role.
Prior to joining Ashridge Communications as a Director in 2002, Ian held senior management positions in large international agency groups, small communications consultancies and blue chip clients including Kraft Foods, Thomson Holidays, Unilever, British Posters and Cato Johnson. He also launched and owned his own communications businesses. Ian's expertise includes design, advertising, direct marketing, promotions, media and publishing.
Emma has been a Direcor of Ashridge Communications since 2014. Drawing on her background in corporate affairs and communications, and with 10 years’ senior-level experience working for associations in the membership sector, Emma has first-hand appreciation of the challenges associations face, particularly in strategic development and effective delivery of member services and communications. Emma is also a scientist with a biology PhD and a passion for communicating science through writing.
Our knowledge and learning in the membership sector is enhanced by our association with MemCom: memcom connects senior leaders from professional associations, trade associations, membership organisations and the wider non-profit sector to collaborate, to harness best practice and to celebrate success.