London, 2 Oct 2019 – Kekst CNC, the global strategic communications firm, today announces the appointment of Sir Robbie Gibb as a senior advisor to the group.
For the last two years Robbie was Director of Communications at No.10 Downing Street and to the UK’s Prime Minister, Theresa May, working as one of her closest political advisors. He advised across every area of policy including Brexit, preparations for the annual budget, the long-term plan for the NHS and new measures to combat plastic waste.
Robbie joined the Government from the BBC, where he was head of BBC Westminster, with overall responsibility for its political output including the Daily and Sunday Politics, The Andrew Marr Show, This Week and Radio 4’s Westminster Hour as well playing a significant role in steering the BBC's EU referendum coverage.
At Kekst CNC, Robbie will provide counsel to boards and management teams both in the UK and internationally across a range of business-critical issues.
“Robbie is a seasoned political advisor, broadcast journalist and communications professional with a strong knowledge of the British political landscape and an expert understanding of the Brexit process. At this time of political and corporate uncertainty, his recommendations and insight will be invaluable to our clients around the world. We are delighted he is joining Kekst CNC, complementing the skills and expertise of our growing team.”
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