Simon joined the Nuffield Trust as Media and Communications Manager in March 2020. He supports the Director of Communications in developing and leading the organisation’s media strategy and maintaining fantastic working relationships with journalists and media producers.
He manages the effective running of our press office by supporting our spokespeople to deliver first-rate interviews and facilitates a programme of media training for colleagues. For journalists, researchers and interview bookers, he and press office colleagues are your first point of contact.
Simon also oversees our social media activity, supporting an internal team on content production and development of our strategy.
Previously, Simon was Media Relations Manager for NHS Providers, the membership organisation for NHS acute, mental health, community and ambulance trusts. He has also worked for national PR and public affairs agencies across various sectors, including logistics, retail and technology, to provide media relations and stakeholder engagement support.