Will mainly advises clients in the energy and sustainability sectors, assisting them to navigate the political landscape to maximise opportunities and minimise risks.
His specialisms include energy and climate change policy, the retail banking sector, and market competition issues.
Before joining Newington, Will was Head of External Affairs and Communications at Good Energy, a wind and solar farm developer and renewable energy supplier. Will previously worked for a number of years in the in-house public affairs teams at Lloyds Banking Group and Nationwide Building Society.
Will began his career as a Civil Service ‘Fast Streamer’, initially at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, and subsequently at HM Treasury where he worked in Ministers’ private offices as a speechwriter at the peak of the financial crisis.
My proudest professional moment was watching a Treasury Minister deliver a speech I had written.