Our Team

Hawthorn Advisors was founded to help institutions and individuals to navigate complexity and risk, building a senior team of diverse backgrounds and common expertise in advising at the highest levels of the corporate and political worlds.

We unite this experience with high potential graduates from the world’s top universities to provide clients with the diversity of perspective that is required to devise truly impactful communication strategies.

 

 
  John Evans  Founder & CEO

John Evans
Founder & CEO

  Ben Elliot  Co-Founder & Partner

Ben Elliot
Co-Founder & Partner

  Matthew Wright  Chairman

Matthew Wright
Chairman

  Julian Payne  Non-Executive Director

Julian Payne
Non-Executive Director

  Lorna Cobbett  Managing Director

Lorna Cobbett
Managing Director

  Andrew Orchard

Andrew Orchard

  Rose Schreiber  Director

Rose Schreiber
Director

  Johanna Pemberton  Analyst

Johanna Pemberton
Analyst

  Zinka MacHale  Director

Zinka MacHale
Director

  James Davey  Senior Consultant

James Davey
Senior Consultant

  Ed Jones-Davies  Consultant

Ed Jones-Davies
Consultant

  Daniel Rolle  Director

Daniel Rolle
Director

  Victoria Ainsworth  Associate Director

Victoria Ainsworth
Associate Director

  Lindsay McCallum  Associate Director

Lindsay McCallum
Associate Director

  Diane Jones  Executive Assistant & Events Coordinator

Diane Jones
Executive Assistant & Events Coordinator

  Caitlin Griffith  Analyst

Caitlin Griffith
Analyst

  Simon Harris  Analyst

Simon Harris
Analyst

  Michelle Kent  Executive Assistant

Michelle Kent
Executive Assistant

  Finn McLaughlan  Analyst

Finn McLaughlan
Analyst

  Dhruv Soni  Analyst

Dhruv Soni
Analyst

  Dominic Tonner  Associate Director

Dominic Tonner
Associate Director

  Harry Fairhead  Consultant

Harry Fairhead
Consultant

  Laura Slater  Analyst

Laura Slater
Analyst

  Hanna Skeppner  Associate Director

Hanna Skeppner
Associate Director

  Dan Masser  Managing Director

Dan Masser
Managing Director

  Edmund Fitzgerald  Analyst

Edmund Fitzgerald
Analyst

  Kuldeep Mehmi  Associate Director

Kuldeep Mehmi
Associate Director

  Ryan Smith  Consultant

Ryan Smith
Consultant

  Clara Blamberger  Analyst

Clara Blamberger
Analyst

  Graham Kelly  Analyst

Graham Kelly
Analyst

  Farah Pasha  Senior Consultant

Farah Pasha
Senior Consultant

  Charlotte Juckes  Consultant

Charlotte Juckes
Consultant