Chris Calland


A corporate affairs and reputation management expert, Chris has over 13 years’ experience in advising clients on matters ranging from securing positive media coverage, to engaging with governments and regulators, change communications and stakeholder relations, digital campaigns, media training and crisis & issues management.

His sector experience includes healthcare, life sciences, property, defence, telecoms, entertainment, education, travel, FMCG, professional and financial services and not-for-profit. His client experience ranges from start-ups and scale-ups to multinational businesses and household names, trade associations, major charities and universities.

A regular commentator on communications for media outlets including City AM, The Guardian, BBC News and Sky News, Chris is also Chair of the Crisis Communications Group of UK Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA), and sits on the Association’s PR & Communications Council as well as having served as a judge for the PRCA’s National Awards.