David Blackburn


David specializes in helping international companies to develop integrated communications campaigns including corporate reputation, public affairs, and financial communications.

David joined Brunswick in September 2014 from The Spectator magazine, where he was Deputy Online Editor. Prior to that, David studied Modern History at Lincoln College, Oxford, where he won an academic exhibition.

At Brunswick David has worked on a number of UK public affairs campaigns, major international crisis projects and several cross-border mergers and acquisitions. His transaction experience includes News Corporation’s acquisition of Wireless Group in 2016 and the proposed acquisition of Sky Plc by 21st Century Fox. His clients have included Prudential, RELX Group, BP, 21st Century Fox, SWIFT and Royal Mail.