Ben Jones has seventeen years’ experience of successfully leading internal and external communications for high profile and complex organisations, including at board-level. As well as leading communications for the General Medical Council for four years, Ben held key communication roles with some of the world’s leading professional services firms, Accenture, KPMG and PwC.

At PwC, Ben was the Communications Network Leader in the UK where he successfully created, built and led a new communications consulting business, working with clients in the UK, Europe and the Middle East, helping organisations of all shapes and sizes to solve some of their key communication, marketing and brand challenges.

In 2010, he stood in the general election for the Conservatives and has been actively involved in politics for 24 years. He is doing a part-time PhD in strategic communication at the University of Liverpool, looking at how the third sector influences government health policy.