Mark Schmid


Mark has over 20 years’ experience in agency and in-house roles. He has acted as Senior counsel across consumer and corporate campaigns, crisis, issues and transformation, media & influencer relations, internal comms, public affairs, social media & digital, sponsorship and social responsibility programmes. Mark has worked with international brands and organisations including HJ Heinz, Subway, TJX Companies Inc, British Airways and the BBC. His senior in-house roles include Communications Director, TalkTalk plc and Head of Communications Carphone Warehouse Group plc and Communications Director for YouView. Agency experience includes Ogilvy, Good Relations, Citigate Dewe Rogerson, Porter Novelli. At weekends, in addition to visits to ZSL London Zoo, Kew Gardens and the Natural History Museum with his young sons, Mark can be seen on Eurosport, BoxNation and Channel 4 as an MC for the British Boxing Board of Control. Mark also serves as an Expert Advisor for the charity Ambitious about Autism.