Global Director of Communication, Publicis Sapient and Justice Reform Activist
 
Ashish Prashar FRSA, Sr. Director of Global Communications at Publicis Sapient and Board Member of Exodus Transitional Community, Getting Out and Staying Out and Leap Confronting Conflict. Ashish has led media relations and developed government affairs programs for a number of companies and advises on a variety of political and issue based campaigns across the United States. Ashish had a lengthy career in UK politics where he handled communications for the Conservative Party and was a Press Secretary to the former Mayor of London Boris Johnson during his 2008 and 2012 election campaigns. He also worked at the Royal Society of Arts, Ipsos MORI, for former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair and on Barack Obama’s 2008 US Presidential Campaign. He is a Fellow at the Royal Society of Arts, and sits on the Advisory Council at the Responsible Business Initiative for Justice. He graduated from the University of Westminster in London and happily resides in New York City.