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Director of International Campaigns, The Messina Group

Ben advises and manages political campaigns for The Messina Group’s clients worldwide and has a breadth of experience advising politicians, governments, and companies on messaging and communications strategies.

A former advisor to British Prime Ministers Boris Johnson and David Cameron, as well as Foreign Office Minister Lord Zac Goldsmith, Ben has served as senior counsel and campaign director for numerous UK, US, and European politicians.

More recently, Ben advised on research and communications strategies for Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy of Spain and President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya.

He also served as campaign director for the London Conservative Party during the recent London mayoral elections.

Ben earned a BA in Politics from Yale University, specializing in campaign strategy and international relations.