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Piaras Kelly

A fifteen-year Edelman veteran, Piaras leads our corporate offer in Ireland and his portfolio of clients includes Ryanair plc and LinkedIn.

His work has been recognised as industry leading, having received three PRCA awards on behalf of campaigns he has led. Over the course of his career Piaras worked with clients across a range of industries including the grocery retail, aviation, technology, legal, financial services, FMCG, motoring and telecommunications sectors.

He provides strategic counsel to senior management in a range of organisations; helps to position a number of different businesses as leading corporates in Ireland; and has a keen interest in media training.

He also has significant crisis and issues management expertise, having advised clients through a range of business challenges such as COVID-19, data breaches, product recalls, restructuring, industrial relations disputes and protests. He also works pro bono as PR consultant for AdVIC, the advocacy group for families of homicide victims.