Alison Eyles-Owen is H+K’s first Global Chief Client Officer, a highly accomplished and award-winning strategic communications leader who is passionate about identifying and unlocking powerful human insights that shape distinctive and compelling brand narratives; translating campaign ideas into effective business building communications strategies. She is a trusted advisor for many of the agency’s largest client relationships, highly adept at creating compelling influencer and advocacy strategies; leading integrated brand building campaigns and developing effective corporate social responsibility programmes. Alison is passionate about helping companies bring to life their corporate purpose, accelerating companies’ citizenship commitments as a differentiator that delivers meaningful change to employees, stakeholders and consumers, as well as being a catalyst for driving reputation.
Alison has deep expertise designing and delivering some of the agencies most highly effective and awarded corporate social responsibility campaigns. She is experienced across multiple aspects of citizenship communications including environmental, social and economic. She regularly supports companies and their executives developing compelling narratives and initiatives that build personal equity and profile for the executive while driving the visibility and reputation of the company, particularly at prominent industry events such as World Economic Forum Davos, CES and Cannes where cutting through the clutter is an imperative to be heard.
Alison has 20 year’s communications experience; outside her role at H+K, she is an external consultant to the Glyndebourne Executive Board; a member of Women on Boards; a founding member of the WPP Advisory Board for Women (Stella) and provides mentorship to rising female talent to actively address the gender gap in the communications industry.