Emma is Joint-CEO of Porta Communications and Chief Executive of Newgate in the UK.
She has over 30 years of communications’ experience gained working both in agencies and in-house. She founded Redleaf Communications (since rebranded as Newgate Communications) in January 2000 and, in 2010, acquired and successfully integrated Polhill, a leading financial services PR agency. Redleaf became part of Porta Communications in May 2014.
Emma specialises in strategic communications, crisis management and financial PR. She is also the Chairman of the Barbican Centre Trust, Chairman of Target Ovarian Cancer, and a trustee of Nightingale Hammerson. She was awarded the Freedom of the City of London in 2017.
My proudest moment “Watching my youngest son, Patrick, deliver a TED Talk"