Damian Reilly

Chief Writer

Damian is a speechwriter and leadership communications specialist with experience of writing on behalf of royalty, senior government leaders, FTSE CEOs and heads of very large private businesses.

Damian is Consulum’s Chief Writer.

He has experience of writing across a broad range of subjects, including energy, finance, international politics and sport.

A journalist by training, Damian joined Reuters as a graduate and was editor of Arabian Business for five years.

As a speechwriter, Damian has supported the CEOs of numerous companies, including Etihad Airways, JCB, National Grid and Shell.

He has also worked closely with government leaders and heads of state throughout the Arabian Gulf.

Damian is an expert in taking complex information from a range of sources and quickly producing speeches or other forms of leadership communication that are accessible, engaging and compelling.



Leadership communications


Heads of state


Sovereign Wealth Funds

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Consulum’s international team has unrivalled experience of working at the highest level of government and comprises strategists, media experts, policy professionals, researchers, data analysts and more.

The depth of our expertise enables us to provide countries, governments and public sector organisations with impactful strategy, communications and policy advice and support that they need to drive positive change and meet complex challenges.

We are always keen to hear from talented people who are interested in our work, our philosophy and who share our passion for excellence.

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