Bell Pottinger's former crisis and litigation chief, Leach, along with Pagefield's Mark Gallagher, founded PGC in autumn 2017. The new entity is staffed largely by former Bell Pottinger comms pros. The Specialist crisis comms, international affairs and litigation outfit specialises in the 'complex and the contested', complementing the public affairs, corporate comms and campaigning skills offered by sibling agency Pagefield.
‘Trump’s got a core constituency of people who like what he says,’ explains Stuart Leach, the founding partner of Pagefield Global Counsel. ‘Kevin Spacey has no one.’