Ex-HSBC Global Head of Employee Communications joins Montfort

Montfort Communications has appointed Phil Askham as a senior consultant in its fast-growing Change & Employee Engagement practice.

Phil has more than 20 years’ experience in employee communications, culture development and organisational change, most recently as HSBC’s Global Head of Employee Communications. Previously, he was Head of Internal Communications at Telefonica O2.

Askham will join practice head Scott McKenzie and senior consultant Jerome Reback.

Scott McKenzie commented: “Phil will be a great addition to our team at Montfort and has already hit the ground running. We have seen a significant increase in demand from clients for advice and support around business transformation and employee engagement. Phil extends the range of services we can offer our clients and adds further capacity to one of Montfort’s fastest-growing practice areas.”