Team

The Montfort team is a global, cross-discipline team of communications, PR, social media and digital marketing experts. Our combined experience across a range of sectors means we can confidently put together a team that excels at meeting your challenges, whatever they are.

 

Ben Matthews

Social media and press consultant specialising in technology, media, government and charity. Offers senior client consultancy and trusted counsel, sets strategy, and ensures well-executed implementation for campaigns at all levels.

Ben was awarded PR Week’s Young PR Professional of the Year and was their youngest ever flagship interviewee. He is a regular speaker and well connected to the London media scene, influencers and blogging communities. 

Client Experience

London 2012, the Financial Times, Microsoft, American Express, Bang & Olufsen, The Macallan whisky, Evernote, World Wildlife Foundation, O2, Duracell, Open University, The Engine Room

 

Jaz Cummins

Senior communications director with wide in-house and agency experience in strategic consultancy and hands­-on management and execution of communications, community, content and social projects.

A career start in agency PR and marketing, followed by in-house roles digital roles at Amnesty International UK and The Guardian, gives Jaz a foundation understanding of branding and journalistic values that underpins her approach. Jaz is a specialist in editorial content creation, commissioning and social-video, who loves getting under the skin of requirements through testing and data.

Client Experience

The Guardian, Amnesty International, Jaguar, Nestle, UN High Commission for Refugees, Dove, House of Commons, FIA Foundation, First Draft News, Harper Collins, The Wildlife Trusts, We Mean Business

 

Bethany Crowe

Bethany is a community manager, digital content creator and strategist particularly interested in social media, non-profit digital content, collaboration and urban technology. She was the Social Media Co-ordinator for charity Sustrans for three years. She also works with Glastonbury Festivals, Bristol Museum and Art Galleries and the UN in New York. Bethany likes helping clients use digital to meet business needs, tell compelling stories and creating content that flies. She loves inspiring people to use digital to help build a more positive future.

Client Experience

Sustrans, United Nations, Glastonbury Festivals, We Mean Business, FIA Foundation, One Home

 

Ellie Bowes

Ellie is a digital content producer, video editor and consultant with a passion to use her content-creation skills for good. Four years at Mind, the mental health charity, as well as freelance roles have given Ellie a great instinct for creating cause-based content that works.

Client Experience

Mind, Rethink Mental Health, The Jo Cox Foundation

 

Julia Tatai

Julia is a content marketer and consultant who is passionate about using social media to positively engage people for good causes. Building on her experience in healthcare marketing as well as various agency and freelance roles, Julia has a special interest in digital strategies, content creation and social media engagement.

Client Experience

Donorfy, UNPRI, The Jo Cox Foundation

 

James Armstrong

James is a digital content marketer, trainer and strategist specialising in social media engagement, community growth and advertising. He started his career with Sussex Police, working on projects ranging from local community engagement to major incidents and the NATO Summit in Wales. He now loves working with community interest companies and charities doing good the world, using his technical and creative knowledge to build relationships with audiences.

Client Experience

Sussex Police, Medical Aid for Palestinians, ShelterBox

Leni Candan

Leni is a digital communications consultant specialising in the not-for-profit sector. Having worked in a variety of in-house and freelance communications roles within the sector, Leni has experience across the full communications mix. She has a special interest in using social media to influence positive change, campaign for social justice, and build activist communities. 

Client Experience

Green Party of England and Wales, MS Trust, Asthma UK, London Cycling Campaign, Trust for London

  

Scarlet Cummins

Scarlet has a great eye for innovative and creative design, that can work hard in the digital environment. Scarlet works closely with the Montfort team to produce fresh and inventive visuals, that meets the brand requirements and the platform requirements of social media.

Client Experience

National Portrait Gallery, Soho Theatre

 

Adam Jakubowicz

Adam is a front-end developer, who loves creating, sharing and socialising on the web. Adam is experienced in animation, games and websites on a range of platforms and works with Montfort on development projects.

Client Experience

The Jo Cox Foundation