Adrian is a former CEO of GCI UK and chairman of GCI Europe. He has served as chairman of the Public Relations Consultants Association and as chairman of the professional practices committee of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations. In 2010, he received the Sir Stephen Tallents Medal for services to the public relations industry. He is the author of “Purchasing Public Relations” for the PRCA and editor of “Best Business Ideas”. His specialities are media relations, crisis communications, advertising, media training and the management of public relations programmes across multiple markets.