Recommendations by clients and former colleagues:
‘While under pressure, Charlie never loses his calm. I would love to work with him again.’
Director of Political Strategy, Prime Minister’s Office, 10 Downing Street
‘Charlie Pownall brings a truly integrated approach to corporate and digital communications and issues
Regional Adviser, Government Relations, Royal Dutch Shell
‘Charlie Pownall understands the broader business context of digital and that is rare with many digital folks.
With his leading edge knowledge, experience and skills coupled with his highly sociable and likable
character, he was a big hit with colleagues and clients alike. A delight to work with and a real
differentiator in every regard.’
Chairman, WATATAWA, and former Global Vice-Chairman, Burson-Marsteller
‘An authority in crisis and reputation management, Charlie Pownall’s strong understanding, experience and
insights were very helpful in understanding the ever-evolving space of public relations and digital
Vice President & Chief Communications Officer, Telenor India
‘Charlie Pownall is one of the brightest professionals I ever had the chance to work with. His deep knowledge
of the digital space is matched by his thorough understanding of companies’ business challenges.
Above all, he is a strategic thinker who can provide high level counselling to many industries and
Senior Manager, Digital Communications, EDF Energy
‘What makes Charlie a great consultant is his ability to use his deep knowledge of online trends and tools
to recommend and deliver relevant, pragmatic, actionable digital communication programs.’
Executive Vice-President, Edelman
‘Charlie Pownall played a pivotal role in SYZYGY’s IPO – ensuring that external communications stood out
and got the company noticed whilst also ensuring they remained strategically aligned.’
Director of Sales and Marketing, S3 Connected Health
Additional client testimonials and references are available upon request.