Ben Coleman set up Oceans Consulting in 2001.
He brings an imaginative, business-focused approach to public policy issues and has acted as a public affairs and communications adviser since 1996, following seven years with a management consultancy.
Besides Oceans Consulting's clients, Ben has worked for the Transport & General Workers Union, Lloydspharmacy, the Depression Alliance, Eli Lilly & Co. and AXA/PPP Healthcare.
Mergers and acquisitions experience includes Coopers & Lybrand/Price Waterhouse, NatWest Bank and CAEMI, a Brazilian mining company.
A successful campaigner, Ben managed the team at his previous consultancy that won the PR Week Award for Best Public Affairs Campaign. He has supervised public affairs specialists across Europe and the USA on multi-country projects.