Max Kellett-Cornils

Director

Max is a strategic communications specialist with extensive experience creating and implementing international comms and stakeholder engagement programmes around the world.

Max is a strategic communications specialist with extensive experience creating and implementing international comms and stakeholder engagement programmes.

Over the last ten years, he has helped clients across the UK, Middle East, Central and South-East Asia achieve their strategic objectives, and advised leaders on navigating complex reputational issues.

He currently leads Consulum’s work for the Saudi Ministry of Culture as it establishes the Kingdom’s national identity and promotes its creative industries around the world.

Max previously worked for a high-profile communications consultancy where he advised foreign ministries, helped design government communication functions, and oversaw multi-market campaigns with research, creative and digital partners.

Having graduated with a degree in International Relations from the University of Manchester, he has a strong interest in the evolving role of digital technology in international affairs and how soft power can be leveraged to achieve foreign policy objectives.

Digital strategy
Media & stakeholder engagement
Issues management
Campaign development & execution
Capacity building
Industrial policy for the creative industries
Soft power & cultural diplomacy
FDI & investment promotion

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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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