Team

Simon Quarendon | Managing Director

+44 (0)20 7839 2140

 

Simon began his lengthy career in the public relations industry in 1982. Since then he’s worked for some of the UK’s largest PR agencies as well as starting up some of his own. He acquired Keene Communications in 2009.

Simon has oversight of all the agency’s clients and has therefore worked across a broad spectrum of industry sectors as well as government, public sector and charities.

Simon is well versed on working on integrated campaigns incorporating other marketing disciplines including advertising, direct marketing, events, and digital and social media.

Simon is a trustee of the Melanoma Fund.

Alex Glover | Senior Consultant, Financial Communications

 

A highly experienced marketing and communications practitioner, Alex has advised a large number of global blue chip companies in the corporate and financial services sector over the last 30 years. These have included Standard Chartered Bank, Reuters, Barclays, PIMCO, Allianz Group, Principal Global Investors, Texas Pacific Group, NASDAQ, Flemings, Gulf International Bank and many more. In that time he has gained a deep understanding of the broader communications challenges that these organisations face in their local and international markets.

Much of his career has centred on developing communications programmes that refresh existing or introduce new brands and products. He has also worked with a number of firms bringing them to the stock market, on high profile privatisation programmes and on investor relations programmes in the UK and European markets.

Siu Fun Hui | Senior Consultant, Investor Relations

 

Siu Fun Hui has broad experience of equity capital markets and corporate banking. She has worked for a number of financial institutions in a variety of roles including investment management, corporate finance, private equity fund raising and distributing equity products, including pre-marketing and investor presentations.

In her various roles Siu Fun has advised clients in business sectors covering manufacturing, trading, financial services, transport, leisure and TMT and has developed an in-depth understanding of the requirements of institutional investors.

Siu Fun is a Malaysian citizen and holds an English degree from York University, Toronto.

Andrew Mackay | Senior Consultant, Corporate Communications

With more than 30 years’ corporate communications and financial experience, gained from working in global communications consultancies, Andrew has advised a wide range of clients in banking and financial services, aviation, property and security.

He has travelled extensively and worked abroad including the Middle East and South Africa where he was a member of the team advising the Ministry of Telecommunications on South Africa’s first privatisation.

Ana Scott | Consultant, Business Communications

 

Ana’s experience spans 14 years in the PR industry working with technology sector clients including IBM, HP, Gartner, Novell, GSM Association, Sony and VeriSign. She has developed and managed several influencer engagement campaigns and co-ordinated several international ones too.

Ana is a highly experienced in UK media relations.

She has previously worked in several specialist IT PR agencies.

Will Kirton | Senior Consultant, Digital Marketing

 

Will gives Keene our digital edge. Having spent over 20 years in IT systems, Will’s applied his analytical know-how and problem solving prowess to delving into the realms of social media insights in the process getting a firm grasp on the range of tools that can now be used in social marketing campaigns.

From reaching new audiences to tapping into niche markets and retargeting website visitors, Will has delivered some exceptional results for our clients.