Alistair Kellie

Co-Head, Communications , SEC Newgate

Alistair is Co-Head of the Communications Practice at SEC Newgate UK.  Over the last 25 years he's been advising corporates, individuals and organisations, both in the UK and internationally, on how to build and protect their brands.  His particular focus has been the financial and professional services sectors. He has advised on a number of high-profile transactions, award-winning campaigns and managed numerous highly sensitive situations.  In 2012, he was one of the founders of Newgate Communications, which subsequently became SEC Newgate.  He started his career as a researcher for an MP in Westminster before a stint in public affairs before moving across to corporate communications with Citigate Dewe Rogerson.  Outside work Alistair is a trustee of the Fairlife Foundation and was on the Advisory Board of the Transparency Task Force.  He is listed in the Spears500 as one of the UK's leading reputation managers.