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About Me

Multi-faceted professional with a deep interest in content, strategy, and wider communications.

Currently, I am a Senior Consultant within Strategy Communications (Content & Strategy) advising FTSE 100 businesses on their content, wider strategic initiatives, digital footprint, and brand and positioning.

I also have freelance content & strategy consulting experience working with a multitude of clients, across a variety of industries including tech, biotech, financial services, AI, lifestyle, and consumer brands.

Prior to this I have 7 years experience within Investment Banking, Fintech, Hedge Fund & Fund Management industries.

I love writing about business, finance, tech, wellness, mental health, personal growth and productivity, and all things in between.

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My Writing Samples

How habits shape your life and how to change them.

Article re: personal growth and productivity, habit infrastructure and hacking.



Senior Consultant

Senior Consultant within the Strategy team at Luminous, offering a wide range of advice to FTSE 100, 250 & AIM clients. I provide strategic insight on content and communications across company’s annual reports, digital offering, and wider investor engagement efforts. Project scopes range from corporate reporting, primary & secondary communications, digital communications, gap analysis, and regulatory advice on key topics within ESG disclosure such as materiality assessments, TCFD, and SASB.

Company: Luminous

I worked there from 9/2020 until now

Freelance Communications Consultant- Content & Strategy

After an accomplished career within financial services, I decided to embark on a career within the written world. Capitalising on the skills and expertise accumulated during both my academic & professional career, to help organisations within a variety of industries globally with their content creation & marketing initiatives.


I worked there from 8/2020 until now

Senior Investment Operations Specialist

Margett’s is a privately owned investment boutique specialising in managing risk rated multi-manager funds. This senior role involved managing all operational aspects of the range of funds managed by the firm from a compliance and investment risk perspective.

Company: Margett's Fund Management

I worked there from 10/2020 until 2/2021


Airain is a multibillion-dollar quantitative hedge fund based in the Channel Islands operating within the financial markets sector, trading various assets classes across multiple geographical locations/exchanges worldwide.

Company: Airain Ltd.

I worked there from 7/2018 until 5/2020

Consultant- Business Intelligence

Procure4 is a procurement management consultancy business who aim to provide sustainable cost-based reduction to a variety of clients covering sectors such as: FMCG, healthcare, retail, professional sports teams & public sector organisations.

Company: Procure4

I worked there from 1/2018 until 5/2018

Client Relationship Manager

Obillex is an innovative financial services technology business- revolutionising the relationship between buyers, sellers, investors & capital markets for highly efficient access to competitive funding. I Reported directly to the COO to assist with client services, IR, marketing, business strategy & operations.

Company: Obillex Ltd.

I worked there from 6/2015 until 10/2017


Cash Equities Trading.

Company: Deutsche Bank

I worked there from 7/2014 until 5/2015

Content I Write