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GK Strategy has announced a change to roles and responsibilities at leadership level.

As the company continues to grow and to best position for future success, the Board has agreed to the following organisation change at GK Strategy, effective immediately.

Co-founder, Robin Grainger becomes Executive Chair, after 12 years building the award winning political due diligence and strategic communications firm. He is replaced by Louise Allen as Chief Executive, Louise moves from her position as COO and brings a wealth of experience to the day-to- day running of GK. Tim Farazmand remains Chair of the Board and David Laws also remains Board member and Strategic Adviser.

Executive Chair, Robin Grainger said “I am enormously proud of GK and the results we all deliver to our clients each and every day. The changes to our senior leadership team strengthen our whole team and allow for growth in great new consultants and our client base.”

Scott Dodsworth has been made Managing Director, responsible for delivery across GK’s Insight and Advocacy teams, supporting the new Chief Executive in day-to-day running of GK.

Joe Cormack is the new Head of Healthcare, leading the agency’s health practice.

Managing Director, Scott Dodsworth commented “I am excited to work with colleagues across our Insight and Advocacy teams, bringing these great teams together to strengthen capabilities and continue to grow the business. As we emerge from the global pandemic this is an exciting time for GK, it is fantastic to be working with colleagues to realise the many opportunities in the private equity world and across our corporate and third sector work.”