Head of External Relations
Chartered Institute of Taxation
As Head of External Relations for the Chartered Institute of Taxation and its sister body, the Association of Taxation Technicians, since 2009 George manages the organisations’ relationships with the media, politicians and other policy makers and opinion formers. He also runs courses in speechwriting and persuasive writing. Previously he worked as speechwriter for Paddy Ashdown (now Lord Ashdown) during his time as leader of the Liberal Democrats, and worked as a senior adviser to the Lib Dem MPs. George is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (MCIPR) with Accredited Practitioner status.