About Nina

As Accounts Assistant, Nina supports the WA Communications team in all aspects of the financial management. Prior to joining WA Communications Nina worked at Hutton Collins Partners LLP as an Assistant Accountant. Nina holds an AAT Level 2 and currently working towards her ACCA qualification.

Jeremy Hunt: The Scorecard

When you reach a significant milestone in any job, people start to use the ‘L’ word: Legacy. Have you achieved what you set out to? How do you compare to your predecessors? Did you truly make your mark? This week Jeremy Hunt became the second longest serving Health Secretary in history, overtaking Labour’s Aneurin Bevan,Read more

About Grace

Grace joined WA as Office Coordinator, helping with the every day running of the office and being a welcoming face to any visitors arriving. Before joining WA, Grace worked in operations, customer service and front of house for different organisations. She has an undergraduate degree in Performance, and an MA in Theatre and Performance fromRead more

About Tom

Tom is a public affairs consultant who leads WA’s transport practice. Joining WA from another consultancy, Tom advises clients with interests in rail, aviation, roads, freight, and future mobility. Drawing on his nine years’ experience in politics and consultancy, Tom shapes and manages political campaigns that aim squarely at delivering against his clients’ business needs,Read more

About Jacqueline

Jacqueline joined us in 2018 as PA to the Managing Director.  She also supports WA’s team of Directors and overseeing the day-to-day smooth running of the office. Before joining WA, Jacqueline has worked for many years as a PA in the engineering and sports industries. In her spare time, Jacqueline enjoys learning conversational Spanish andRead more

About James

James joined WA in January 2019 as an Account Executive in the Investor Services team. He has a degree in PPE from the University of Oxford and a PhD in Political Economy from King’s College London. Previously, James lectured in economics at the University of Buckingham and was Head of Department at an independent school.Read more

Dial 114 for funds, the cracks in local authority finance

Conservative run Northamptonshire Council has become the first local authority in two decades to signal it is close to bankruptcy. The council issued a section 114 notice this month banning expenditure on all services except those it has a statutory obligation to provide to safeguard vulnerable people. The Council Leader cited “severe financial challenges” sayingRead more

About Dean

Dean is a specialist in healthcare policy and public affairs, with a decade of experience working with patient groups, medical organisations, and the pharmaceutical industry. He has worked at UK, European and global levels on some of the world’s most exciting health innovations, many of which have faced significant market access and policy challenges. HeRead more