Founded nearly 15 years ago, our team are specialists and thought leaders. Drawing on decades of experience working on the frontline delivering research, communications and consultations for national and local government, charities and businesses, we continue to deliver the best for every client: insight and interventions that make a real difference.

Our Team

David Evans

David Evans

Founder

Having set up TCC in 2001, David leads on our work on effective communication. As former Assistant General Secretary of the Labour Party 1999-2001, he had responsibility for the organisation of the 2001 General Election campaign. He now works across the political spectrum with local authorities, health and third sector bodies.

“I particularly enjoy learning about what drives behaviour and working with clients to implement insight-based policies and practice.”

Aline Delawa

Aline Delawa

Managing Director

Aline manages the business and leads on our public consultation and hard to reach engagement. A change and engagement specialist, with over 20 years’ experience working in the public, political and voluntary sectors, Aline has developed a number of innovative engagement approaches with us including the pioneering Young Mayor model of democratic participation. She is MRS and CIPD qualified.

“There’s so much to enjoy in this role: the data geek in me loves turning complex information into meaningful insight; the problem-solver in me loves developing creative solutions to clients’ problems; and the advocate in me most enjoys helping people without a voice influence decisions that affect their lives.”

Rachel Ward

Rachel Ward

Director of Health

With more than 10 years’ experience in communications and behaviour change, Rachel is responsible for leading and developing our health portfolio. In her time at TCC, Rachel has worked across the NHS organisations, charities and local authorities. Rachel is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations and the Association for Healthcare Communications and Marketing.

“When we involve people who otherwise might not have their voice heard in the design and delivery of services, campaigns and consultations. I am always amazed at the ideas, contributions and generosity of spirit we find amongst the people we work with.”

Daniel Jackson

Daniel Jackson

Head of research and delivery

Daniel is an experienced social researcher who leads our research projects and oversees project delivery. His work with us over the past few years has included research and interventions on community resilience, reputation, communications, GP Access, obesity and urban regeneration.

“What really fascinates me is why people think and behave in the way they do.”

Chris Clarke

Chris Clarke

Strategic Communications Specialist

Chris delivers our external communications work, as well as building our knowledge of qualitative research, policy and communications. He officially joined the team at the start of 2016, but has been a TCC Associate since 2013. He has a particular interest in Values Modes and community engagement.

“I like the company’s open-minded and intellectually curious approach.

Charlie Mansell

Charlie Mansell

Research and development officer

Charlie was a civil servant in the Treasury in Whitehall for 16 years and a local Councillor for 20 years serving on a regeneration board and Community Health Council. His wide-ranging knowledge of community engagement across local government, health and housing sectors through active hands-on involvement over the last 30 years

“I most like taking on completely new research challenges.”

Laura Deambrogio

Laura Deambrogio

Finance Administration

Laura Deambrogio came to London 20 years ago from Italy, having worked as a Finance Manager in there she started out in the UK with Cantor Fitzgerald on the trading desks before moving to Bloomberg as a Analyst Financial Journalist and Presenter, she now specialises in finance and office management support for SME's.

“The thing I enjoy most about my job is learning about new finance software packages and working with people in the office.”

Rob Evans

Rob Evans

Office Assistant

Rob brings to the team experience from people focussed roles, working at Elmwood Nursing Home, Croydon Co-operative and Sainsbury’s. Rob has been awarded his NVQ level 2 in Business and Administration.

I like getting everyone in the office involved, and greeting new people, and, when I have time, staying up to date with the latest in politics and the news.”

Will Heywood

Will Heywood

Consultant

With an academic background in politics and research Will Heywood joined our team in 2014 following work in education overseas and with major third sector organisations in the UK.

“I’m passionate about helping organisations to learn more about the people they work with and for, and helping them to achieve more by harnessing this understanding.”

Pancho Lewis

Pancho Lewis

Consultant

Pancho supports the delivery of a range of our projects. The newest member of our team, Pancho joined us this summer following his studies in research, politics and education and more recently working as an advisor to an MP and setting up a collaborative project to promote democratic values through education policy.

“I really enjoy the variety. I get to combine hands-on work, like managing field teams, whilst engaging with the strategic overview of projects.”

Anna Thomson

Anna Thomson

Consultant

Anna joined the team in September 2017 and works on a range of our projects. Anna has a background in research and campaigning as well as experience working with women’s groups, refugees and asylum seekers, and older people.

“I enjoy working with clients, local people, and other members of the team to come up with thoughtful solutions to clients' problems, and learning from everyone along the way.”

Ce’N Richards

Ce’N Richards

Junior Consultant

Ce’N has an academic background in Politics and International Relations. Recently joining TCC in October 2017 following work in education as a Learning Support Assistant. She also has previous experience in education abroad, research and political campaigning.

“The opportunity to work on a range of projects and understand behaviour really appeals to me. Research, engagement and analysing data all allow me to work with people and organisations, and contribute to making a difference.”

Jed Mohammed

Jed Mohammed

Intern

Jed joined TCC in July 2017, and works on a range of our projects. He has a background in customer service and political campaigns, and a degree in International Relations. He has assisted with local election campaigns and community work.

``Working at TCC lets me be involved in discussions with individuals from all walks of life. I can learn what motivates and engages them, and contribute to innovative and practical solutions to the challenges they face.”

Associates

Graeme Wilson

Graeme Wilson

Associate

Graeme joined TCC eight years ago and alongside having managed the business, specialises in public consultation and engagement. Over the past few years he has delivered major public consultations on controversial issues such as local library and hospital reconfigurations as well as children centre closures.

“I’m happiest when working with communities and people on their experiences and making sense of them for our clients.”

Nick Pecorelli

Nick Pecorelli

Associate

Nick is an experienced public speaker, speech writer and policy maker. His previous roles include adviser to the Rt Hon Gordon Brown MP, Labour Party Assistant General Secretary covering Policy and Campaigns, economic consultancy and NHS management. Nick leads on our Values Modes polling and other innovative research such as social network analysis.

“I love learning about and working with people's motivations to come up with solutions that work for all.”

Mark Wall

Mark Wall

Associate

Once ambulanceman and theologian, now communications expert; after working 15 years in the NHS Mark now runs his own company providing communications, PR and engagement support. A winner of the national NHS award for “Best Communications Improving Patient Care”, Mark has managed positive and negative stories on a regional and national basis and led large scale and local engagement programmes.

“I enjoy using communications strategies to better involve people and exercise influence.”

Everyone was very helpful and willing to adapt to changing circumstances. Your suggestions were very helpful in helping us to define what we really wanted to achieve!

Alison Trew, Head of Corporate Policy and Performance, London Borough of Enfield

We engaged TCC to provide insight, strategic and operational advice, support and delivery. They undertook a thorough review of our entire communications operation. We would have no hesitation in using them again.

Mags Young, Assistant Chief Executive Derbyshire County Council

During the Meeting the Challenge consultation we gained feedback from all sections of the community, this would have been far more difficult without the help of The Campaign Company. Their help in interpreting this for the CCG boards was invaluable. I would definitely recommend them for this type of work.

Jeanette Miller, Transformation and Engagement Lead, Wakefield CCG

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