Claudine's diverse experience spans over 10 years in the global communications industry, gained while working in senior level positions across Europe, the Americas and Africa.
British born and raised, Claudine currently lives and works in New York City and owns an impressive PR and communications career spanning top global agencies, Fortune 100 brands and experience in multiple international markets.
Leveraging her genuine passion for entrepreneurship and business development, Claudine launched an independent global consulting career providing a portfolio of expertise ranging from personal branding, executive engagement, media relations, strategic planning, social media strategy, internal communications, content creation and crisis communications. Claudine's independent consulting work has also led to her working across Africa/emerging markets, including time spent living in Nigeria. Her consulting work also allows her to provide communications services to entrepreneurs and SME's around the globe.
Claudine is a board member of Social Media Week and the World Communications Forum Davos and a sought after communications executive trainer. She was recently invited to be an Adjunct Professor at New York University teaching Global Public Relations (Fall 2017). An avid writer, she has her own Huffington Post column and is a regular contributor to trade and business publication PR Week US. She also aprovides content to media outlets CNN, Black Enterprise, the International Public Relations Association and Essence Magazine.
Claudine is proud to have contributed to two books 'Pitch, Tweet, or Engage on the Street - How to practice public relations and strategic communication around the globe' and 'Africans Investing in Africa'.
Claudine’s extensive work and insights have featured in a variety of articles and interviews with a broad range of media outlets and publications.
A lover of reading and writing, Claudine has flourished into a published freelance writer and her articles have featured on CNN, PR Week US, the Institute of Public Relations Association (IPRA), Black Enterprise, AFK Insider and more. As is her style, she has aligned her passion and work leading to the features and articles focusing on Africa. Claudine is also a Huffington Post columnist.