Edelman hires former Newgate partner Andrew Robinson as director

Edelman has bulked up its corporate and financial division with the appointments of Andrew Robinson from Newgate Communications and Rosanne Perry from Seven Hills.

Andrew Robinson: Former Newgate partner moves to Edelman
Andrew Robinson: Former Newgate partner moves to Edelman

The hires reflect the continued growth of the practice, which now has 63 people.

Robinson spent more than two years at Newgate as a partner helping the agency expand its international footprint. Prior to this he was executive director and board member at Havas Worldwide for six years, working with corporate clients including the British Army, RBS, the Government of Israel and Air Asia.

 Perry joins from Seven Hills where she led campaigns for clients such as Kent County Council and entrepreneurs including Peter Jones. Prior to this she was an associate director at Bell Pottinger.

James Lundie, group managing director Edelman, said: "We’re thrilled that Andy has chosen to join the team. He brings a wealth of expertise and experience of advising clients at the most senior levels, both in the UK and internationally. The continued growth of the corporate and financial division at Edelman sees us expanding the team at all levels, and Andy’s arrival adds even greater weight to our senior bench.

"Rosanne comes to Edelman will a wealth of knowledge of corporate and financial communications. She has a proven track record of working with clients on complex issues and is another great addition to the team."


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