Nicola is a board director of EA and has extensive experience in appointing communicators who have significant exposure to government. Nicola is part of our Leadership Practice, a full service team of headhunters for senior positions within organisations seeking to influence their environment.

A former communications professional, she specialised in public affairs and public relations, working in-house and latterly for the communications consultancy MHP Communications. She holds a BA Hons in Politics from the University of York and a Diploma in Public Relations from the London School of Public Relations. She stood in the 2010 General Election as a Parliamentary candidate in Sheffield Hallam and is an elected Governor of King’s College Hospital Trust.