Blanaid Colley is a seasoned global strategic communications specialist, with extensive senior-level experience across Europe, the USA, and the Asia Pacific region. In 2018, she joined Landmark Public Affairs as Director of Corporate Communications, and in March 2023, Landmark was acquired by EGA.
Throughout her 30-year career, Ms. Colley has developed and executed strategic communications programs at the global, regional, and national levels. She has worked across various sectors, including food and drink, financial services, travel and tourism, logistics, pharmaceuticals, and FMCG. Her expertise in crisis communications has seen her lead teams in helping clients navigate challenging situations. Additionally, she has worked with trade associations, corporates, and non-profits, having served as VP and director for the latter.
Previously, Blanaid held positions as MD of Corporate Communications at Hudson Sandler, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Ergo Communications in London and Brussels, and MD of Shandwick Communications. Ms. Colley also worked in the European Parliament as Assistant to the Secretary General of the RDE Group. An Irish national, Blanaid speaks English, Irish and French.