Tom Hashemi, Director
Tom has over 15 years marketing experience. As a teenager he took extremist websites offline… before turning his fingers to more constructive habits. Today, Tom’s expertise lies in helping experts communicate more effectively.
Formerly at Edelman and Black Swan, Tom's clients include Unilever, Toyota, Norton Symantec, Labour, the Stimson Center, Biomass UK, NSWG, and War on the Rocks.
He holds a BA(Hons) in Middle Eastern Politics and an MA in Terrorism, Security & Society from the War Studies Department, King's College London.
Oscar Park, Creative
A brand expert, Oscar is obsessed with making the complicated simple. His search for the bold and elegant began in Swiss kitchens, where he trained as a five star chef - but he soon turned his creative eye to working on some of the world’s biggest and most interesting brands.
His clients include Unilever, Tom Dixon, Yoo, Union Cycliste International, Big Society Capital, and the School of Social Enterprise; and in the foreign policy space he has worked with Inkstick, the Texas National Security Review, South Asian Voices, and the Center for the National Interest.
Aidan Muller, Digital Strategy
Aidan is a journalist-turned-strategic communications and digital expert, specialising in the corporate sector. He’s amongst those responsible for getting the PM on Twitter.
He was previously an Account Director at Edelman, where he developed and led strategic, digital and social media programmes for brands like General Electric, Chevron, Shell, Symantec, Energy UK, and the EU’s Climate-KIC.
He studied Politics and Modern History at Manchester University, before going on to achieve an MA in Political Development and a CIPR Diploma in Public Relations.
Becca Warner, Consultant
Becca is a copywriter, strategist and audience insights specialist - which means she gets to the bottom of what audiences want, and how to communicate it. Her clients have ranged from the likes of Google, Facebook and the BBC to smaller startups like Escape the City and B Corp. She holds a BA in English Literature and Language from Oxford University.
Tim Moots, Communications Researcher
Tim has been conducting communications research for three years, specialising in politics, social media and Internet culture. What he doesn’t know about memes and military strategy isn’t worth knowing. He is also a PhD researcher at the Department of War Studies, King’s College London.
Frog Morris, Front End Web Developer
Frog is an artist who can code. He’s a front end web developer specialising in HTML, CSS, WordPress, and animation. Since 2003, he has built hundreds of websites for businesses large and small. Meanwhile, his artwork has been displayed at institutions like the Royal Academy & Whitechapel Gallery.
Tom Pitcher, Full-Stack Web Developer
Tom is a full-stack web developer and consultant with expertise in PHP, Ruby, Python, and C++, and frameworks including Rails and Laravel. He makes it his business to do the invisible stuff that means everything just… works. His clients have included Newsweek, AcclaimWorks, and Treovi (a startup that challenged Expedia).