Global comms leader Will White joins Luther Pendragon

6 June 2022, LONDON – Will White, formerly a senior global comms director with Baker McKenzie and EY, has joined communications agency Luther Pendragon as a director in the insurance and professional services team, with immediate effect.

William Mutton, director at Luther Pendragon, said: “Will White is widely respected as a comms leader and practitioner in the professional services space. His reputation for strategic thinking, creativity and crisis management makes him a tremendous addition to our team. As clients’ needs evolve away from traditional media relations towards multiple platforms, content creation and thought leadership, Will’s skill-set adds to the broader footprint we’ve been developing.”

Will has spent over 20 years operating at senior level in the professional services sector. He joined big four accountancy firm EY in 2001 and became UK PR Director in 2005 and global director of media relations in 2009. Most recently, he was global director of marketing & communications for international law firm Baker McKenzie. Prior to his career in comms, Will studied at the London School of Economics and has a background in finance and public affairs.

Will White said: “I am really delighted to be joining the Luther team at an exciting time in their evolution to add to their deep industry knowledge and experience in professional services and I look forward to a whole new set of challenges and opportunities with existing and future clients.”

Luther’s insurance and professional services team is one of the leading PR specialists for the London insurance market while also focusing on larger law firms and accountancy.


About Luther Pendragon

Founded in 1992, Luther Pendragon is one of the leading independent communications consultancies in the UK.  It pioneered issues management as a communications discipline in the UK and has both a specialist insurance and professional services division, plus a dedicated financial and investor relations team.