As Head of PR and Communications, Gemma brings a wealth of experience in strategic communication, public relations, and media management. She has a proven track record of delivering successful PR campaigns and managing high-profile events spanning 19 years.
Gemma joined Hugh James at the end of 2022, after serving as key member of The Royal Mint’s communications team during a significant transition period following the passing of Her Late Majesty the Queen. Gemma brings valuable experience in managing sensitive communications and upholding the reputation of a distinguished and influential organisation. Notably, Gemma’s career highlights include spearheading an award-winning PR campaign in collaboration with The Queen’s Green Canopy to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee.
With consultancy, agency and in-house experience, Gemma has also worked as a media and communications manager for some of the world’s most prestigious sporting events. Having contributed to the success of the Champions League Final, Cricket World Cup, Rugby World Cup, and London Olympics, she has managed complex media operations on a global scale and developed strong relationships with key stakeholders and media outlets.