'I'm working with Avram on a friendly basis, giving him my thoughts,' said Hall, now MD of Phil Hall Associates.
Hall is working alongside fellow heavyweight PROs Matthew Freud and Stuart Higgins to boost Grant's reputation in the media. Hall has already introduced the Israeli football manager to journalists from The Times, Daily Mirror and Daily Mail at a dinner.
Separately, Phil Hall Associates has just been hired to promote driver Bruno Senna, nephew of the late F1 world champion Ayrton Senna.
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