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Ethan Richards


Ethan Richards is a Consultant at Hawthorn, working across our Political Advisory, International, and Litigation and Crisis Support teams.

Ethan supports the creation and delivery of communications and engagement programmes aimed at empowering clients to achieve their strategic aims. He has worked across a number of sectors including Energy, Science and Technology, and Financial and Professional Services. He also holds a professional and academic interest in foreign, defence and security policy.

Outside of Hawthorn, Ethan offers pro-bono PA and PR advice to a security-focused international NGO, leading their response to the 2021 Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy, and met with Professor John Bew – the Prime Minister’s Chief Foreign Policy Advisor – to discuss the review’s content and implementation.

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