Charlie Pownall has accomplished many things during his career in reputation management, communications and public relations.
Here are some highlights:
Set up and ran the European Commission’s first rapid rebuttal system, later replicated in other EU member states
Drafted high-profile speeches for the President of the European Commission and other EC officials
Devised and managed an independent website and online community on European monetary union. The site was shortlisted for FT Business Website of the Year
Led communications for the successful IPO of one of Europe’s top digital consultancies
Grew Burson-Marsteller’s digital/social media offer and capability across Asia by an average 80% per year
Wrote Managing Online Reputation: How to Protect your Company on Social Media, a top 3 Palgrave Macmillan business bestseller