Our Team,
Your Team

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Our dedicated team are passionate about the people and causes we represent. We use our industry skills and know-how to help grow the ideas created by the abundance of people doing good in the world. 

We’re an agency who puts people before profits. Which means we’re commited to finding and developing top talent. If that sounds like you, get in touch.



PR Director

Following several years in journalism, Emily has spent the last 10 years leading comms projects for FTSE 100 and 250 brands, after starting off in the charity sector — working with organisations such as The Big Issue and Oxfam. Emily now leads our PR and consultancy teams, and is the executive contact on all our customer accounts.



Commercial Director

After 13 years in commercial roles for leading privately owned and internationally listed corporations, Sam now leads Uprise’s solution design and commercial functions and is the lead contact for contracts, financials and analytics.



Head of Media

After two decades of writing for the national press, Edmund now leads our media training and consultancy service, leveraging his considerable experience and unrivalled media intuition to deliver the kind of insight that helps give Uprise PR’s customers the edge.



Head of Digital

Ben cut his teeth working on design and website development at a Brighton based agency. With 16 years in lead design and development roles, Ben now leads Uprise’s website development and works as the lead contact for all website based enquiries.



Account Director

During a career spanning more than 20 years in journalism and publishing, including roles as reporter, news editor, chief sub-editor and content manager, Damian has amassed a wealth of knowledge in a wide range of topics, with particular expertise in geopolitics, country risk, and international security. Damian also has an in-depth and practical knowledge of media law, and is the executive contact on all Uprise Legal accounts.


Broadcast media trainer

Sunita has been a journalist for more than 20 years, starting out in the world of newspapers before transitioning to broadcast news, working as a producer for, among others, the BBC, Sky, ITV and Al Jazeera. As Uprise’s broadcast media trainer, Sunita offers a wealth of knowledge and insider advice to provide our clients with the tools to shine in front of the camera.


Legal Counsel

Called to the Bar in 1989, Sally is an experienced lawyer and a fully accredited, expert Mediator.  Her three decades of experience as a practising Barrister, and her unwavering pursuit of emotionally intelligent, commercially robust solutions make Sally a key asset to the Uprise family.


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