Phil Baker

Head of Strategic Communications (Interim)

Phil is responsible for strategic communications at London First, including leading on comms planning, horizon scanning and evaluation. He aims to make sure all of London First’s communications work has the biggest and best impact possible.

Phil has previously managed comms for nationally recognised special interest groups, think tanks, public bodies and for leading PR agencies. He specialises in providing advice to organisations in transition and for those who are bringing together partner organisations for joint campaigns. He previously created and delivered a huge range of successful national campaigns for issues as diverse as the Notting Hill Carnival and UK pension reform. 

Phil began his career producing events, including international summits, and founding a number of enduring annual conference series. He is currently doing his bit for London’s growth by raising three young Londoners.