Gorkana Insight & Analysis Team
James Horsman to head comms at A.T. Kearney
Global management consultancy firm A.T. Kearney has appointed James Horsman as director of marketing and communications.
Previously James was a Marketing Programme Director in Ernst & Young’s EMEIA Transaction Advisory Services Group and prior to that he was the EMEA PR lead for the consulting firm Bain & Company. He is a professional services marketing specialist – having previously advised McKinsey, BCG, Booz Allen Hamilton, Clifford Chance – as well as A.T. Kearney.
James brings to the role a twelve year background in PR and marketing having served as an Associate Director in the Corporate and Financial practices of Edelman and Hill & Knowlton gaining extensive experience in oil & gas and financial services while based in New York, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine and Dubai. He is a qualified corporate Barrister.
James will be based in London and report into A.T. Kearney London Managing Partner Phil Morgan. His core focus will be on "leading his team in delivering distinctive thought leadership that articulates the firm’s core brand values of collaboration, authenticity and forward thinking".
“My association with A.T. Kearney began ten years ago as my client in agency life," commented James. "I loved working with the firm back then, so to be part of the team charged with the task of telling the firm’s distinctive story now is a terrific professional privilege for me. A.T. Kearney consultants are known across the industry for being great to work with in tackling the most challenging strategic business issues facing corporate Boards today. I’m thrilled to be joining the team.”
James can be reached at email@example.com and +44 (0)20 7468 8868 / +44 (0)7730 989 699.