Global strategic communications requires experienced multi-lingual teams with international reach
We work with brands, companies, foundations, multilateral bodies and campaigning organisations all over the world and across all media channels.
Through Portland’s offices in London, Doha, Nairobi, New York, Washington DC and Singapore, and partners around the world, our team of communications specialists help our clients to communicate their work, navigate complex issues and manage their reputations.
In Africa, our Nairobi office coordinates a network of hand-picked strategic communications agencies on the continent, providing us with deep market insights. We are the pioneers of leading research on Africa’s evolving communications landscapes, including the ground-breaking study How Africa Tweets.
Our multilingual team is drawn from Downing Street, The Hill, the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the European Commission, the United Nations, the World Economic Forum, as well as the media and the world’s leading think tanks.
We’re as global as our clients – and can ensure we have a team of consultants deployed to support your organisation where and when you need it most.
Global launches and announcements – We help clients to devise and deliver high-impact launches and major set-piece announcements, supporting in-house teams on strategy, creative content and innovative tactical ideas. Through our offices, multi-lingual team and network of partners around the world, we have the ability to deliver integrated global campaigns.
Philanthropy – We are experienced in helping some of the world’s biggest philanthropic organisations to communicate in the most challenging environments. We develop innovative and engaging content to explain the difference that philanthropic efforts make, reaching audiences across the globe.
Thought leadership – We work with our clients to develop distinctive leadership positions on strategically important issues, enabling them to generate and lead global debates in a way that showcases their vision, thinking, expertise and values. We work on all parts of strategy and tactical implementation.