People

Our team have decades of digital experience working with and for many of the world’s leading companies and organisations.

Our team have decades of digital experience working with and for many of the world’s leading companies and organisations.

Our team have decades of digital experience working with and for many of the world’s leading companies and organisations.

Tom
Edmonds
Founding Partner
Tom is half of the team that led the Conservatives’ digital campaign during the 2015 UK General Election, the first where digital had a demonstrable impact on the outcome. He now works with a range of clients at Edmonds Elder, from FTSE100 listed firms to tech unicorns, helping them to find unique creative routes that grab the attention of key audiences and create real impact.
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Craig
Elder
Founding Partner
Craig is the other half of the team who put digital right at the heart of the Conservatives’ 2015 General Election campaign, now widely acknowledged as key to the Party’s first majority win in more than 20 years. He now works with clients across a range of sectors to help them meet the challenge of communicating in the Accelerated Age – focusing teams, resources and budgets on the areas that will deliver the best possible results.
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Melissa
Wolfe
Director
Melissa has worked for over a decade, developing digital communications strategies at leading communications agencies for clients across sectors including financial services, youth organisations and FMCG. At Edmonds Elder, Melissa has played a pivotal role, helping ensure our culture (work as one team, make great things happen, have fun along the way) remains at the heart of the business as we continue to grow.
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Stuart
Fowkes
Director
Stuart joined Edmonds Elder in 2016, having previously worked as Head of Digital Communications for the University of Oxford, following communications and digital roles for two of the UK’s leading development charities. In addition to his work with some of Edmonds Elder’s key clients, Stuart is responsible for our ongoing Knowledge programme – which helps to ensure we’re always sharing insights and best practice across the business.
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Andrea
Mills-Taylor
Head of Creative
Andrea spent 8 years with the Conservatives helping to direct and deliver the Party’s print and digital creative across election campaigns. At Edmonds Elder, Andrea has played a key role in developing our fully-integrated creative offering, and building a world-class team that helps clients turn communication strategies into impactful creative executions across all digital channels.
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Cameron
Leys
Head of Video
Cameron has been working with the Edmonds Elder team since 2015. A highly experienced videographer with a diverse range of experience, Cameron previously filmed and edited content for a highly popular YouTube channel. Part of the creative team, Cameron films and edits a range of content – from CEO interviews to consumer facing marketing campaigns – working closely with our clients to create videos that meet their ambitions.
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Maddie
Soper
Associate Director
Maddie Soper joined the team at Edmonds Elder after a role specialising in digital public and corporate affairs at a global communications agency. Maddie previously led the team providing the UK’s official Social TV Insights at Kantar Media, where her clients included the BBC, ITV, C4 and Viacom. She has also worked on political campaigns in the UK and US – including the 2012 Obama campaign.
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Georgina
Clark
Associate Design Director
In her time at Edmonds Elder, Gina has led creative work with some of our best-known clients. In addition, Gina plays a vital leadership role in our creative team – helping to build out our fully-integrated creative offering and pushing us into adopting new styles and formats across illustration, animation, and motion design.
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Alex
Clifford
Senior Consultant
Alex has a wide range of experience developing digital communications plans for campaigning organisations at the forefront of UK politics – most recently the Labour Party. Alex also led the digital team that helped build the largest grassroots and online campaign movement in UK political history for the People’s Vote campaign.
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Iyesha
Cheema-Bradshaw
Senior Creative Lead
Iyesha has worked within the creative marketing and advertising industry for almost a decade. From executing major rebrands and TV campaigns, to social, digital and OOH advertising - focussing on brand awareness and affinity. Iyesha has a deep understanding of how to elevate a brand, engage with customers and establish a business’ tone of voice to cut through in a competitive market.
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Bella
Bicket
Senior Consultant
Bella has a wide range of digital strategy experience at global communications agencies, where she specialised in online reputation management, social media intelligence and cross-channel campaigning across multiple sectors. Her role now includes working with a variety of international clients on creative content development, senior executive communications, paid campaigning, and insights reporting.
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Frankie
Hill
Videographer
Starting his career as a freelancer producing social-first video content for fashion and make-up brands, Frankie is now responsible for filming and editing highly engaging video campaigns for Edmonds Elder. His skills range from interviewing leaders at FTSE100 companies to develops content for innovative formats such as TikTok and IG reels.
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Kirsten
Loughman
Consultant
With a background as a digital communications strategist, Kirsten now works with a range of clients at Edmonds Elder, helping to create strategies and campaigns based on solid research and original insights that will grab audience’s attention and drive real impact.
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Daniel
Oniya
Videographer
With a background in documentaries, branded content, and music videos, Daniel has worked with some of the biggest and well-known museums, galleries, companies and charities across the UK, Europe and Africa. Daniel now works with the wider Edmonds Elder team to create a variety of exciting and engaging video content to help clients bring their campaigns to life.
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Holly
Ayres
Consultant
With a background in strategic communications, Holly has experience working with a range of international clients and global consumer brands on corporate communications campaigns, crisis & issues management and building/protecting reputation in both online and offline environments.
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Louise
Howland
Creative copywriter
As a Creative Copywriter, Louise works with a wide range of clients at Edmonds Elder – helping to develop their tone of voice and produce copy that communicates important messages in the most compelling way across various online channels. Prior to her agency career, Louise worked as a freelance journalist for an online film publication.
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Tommy
Birtles
Videographer
Tommy has been a professional videographer for almost a decade, having worked for a globally renowned international firm of architects and a market leading start-up. During this time he also worked as a freelancer, directing over 60 music videos and 2 documentaries. At Edmonds Elder, Tommy films and edits a range of videos from web campaigns to social first formats for several major brands.
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Naeemah
Waller
Creative
Naeemah has a background in branding, digital and print design for major high street brands and retailers. At Edmonds Elder she leads on the design and creation of assets for many of our clients, producing bold and exciting content.
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Emma
Winchester
Creative
Emma studied Graphic Design and Illustration and has since worked across a range of industries from fashion to publishing. Emma now works with a range of clients at Edmonds Elder, bringing campaigns to life through animation, illustration and more.
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Ana
Goncalves
Finance and Office Manager
Ana – who originally hails from Madeira, Portugal, has 15 years’ experience working as an Office, Finance and Operations manager in high-end and demanding environments. At Edmonds Elder, Ana collaborates with all teams and clients to ensure precision and seamless operations within Edmonds Elder.
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Sarah
Fathers
Associate Consultant
Sarah's background covers digital campaigning, project management and local government – giving her highly-valuable insight into how to reach key stakeholders at all levels of decision-making. At Edmonds Elder, Sarah works with a wide range of clients creating exciting campaigns across all their online channels.
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Cara
Balen
Associate Consultant
With a background in communications consultancy, Cara is experienced in building digital strategies and advising on reputation management for a diverse range of international and UK clients, including consumer, healthcare and finance. Cara now works across digital campaigns, from research and content creation to data and insights reporting.
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Dan
Robinson
Junior Creative
Dan, who studied Graphic Design and has a Master’s degree in Communication Design, works with a wide range of clients at Edmonds Elder - delivering eye-catching creatives in the form of animation, illustration and static design.
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Josie
Partridge
Associate Consultant
Josie started out her career as a PR and Communications Apprentice in the Civil Service, going on to secure a full-time role in the Cabinet Office. Josie now supports a wide range of campaigns helping to create tangible results for our clients.
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