Active in London
Charles joined Finsbury in September 2011. He advises domestic and international clients in financial communications and reputation management. He has expertise across a range of sectors including mining, automative, aerospace and financial services. Charles’ recent special situations experience includes extensive crisis communications work with both Volkswagen and Starbucks, representing the London Metal Exchange in its sale to HKEx and working with CRH and Coca-Cola HBC through respective moves to the FTSE 100. Prior to joining Finsbury, he qualified as an ACA chartered accountant with KPMG before going on to work in the Sydney and London offices of ABN AMRO. Charles graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from University College Dublin and a Master of Accounting from The Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business. He is a dual Irish and New Zealand citizen and is a fluent French speaker.