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Kieran O'Connell

Kieran O'Connell

Crises, Communications and CEOs

23rd November 2018

Following Sheryl Sandberg revising her account of her knowledge of Facebook’s relationship with Definers Public Affairs, Kieran O’Connell asks how so many senior executives can still claim to be so in the dark about who they’ve hired to manage their reputation. One of the first pieces of advice offered to a client in any crisis […]

A Budget for Britain’s Future?

29th October 2018

The Pagefield Team have produced a handbook highlighting the key announcements, analysis and reaction from this afternoon’s Budget which you can read here in Pagefield’s Budget Review 2018 All Budgets are key moments for Chancellors and Prime Ministers but this one comes at a time when all eyes are focused on what our relationship with the […]

Is it time to re-adopt industrial strategies?

1st April 2016

Associate Partner Kieran O’Connell, formerly of Tata Steel, looks at the future for the steel industry following a tumultuous week and ponders whether a coherent industrial strategy would have prevented this situation.

Budget 2016 Preview

15th March 2016

Pagefield’s newest recruit, Associate Partner Kieran O’Connell previews the Chancellor’s Budget ahead of what may prove to be the most pivotal moment of George Osborne’s political life.   Chancellor George Osborne’s reputation is not what it was at this point last year. He is losing ground in the race to succeed David Cameron to Boris […]