Effie Kanyua

Special guest

Effie is the Director of PR & Comms at Hearst UK, the premium content and experiences business of trusted brands such as: Harper’s Bazaar, ELLE, Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health and Women’s health and is a sponsor on Hearst UK’s Diversity & Belonging steering committee. Her team won In House Team of the Year at the Drum PR Awards 2020 and Silver for Best In House Team at the Marketing & PR Brilliance Awards 2020.
She was previously Communications Director at Bauer Media, leading its broadcast and then publishing arm, and she spent several years at the BBC as a journalist and working within its TV and radio businesses. Effie has led teams at many communications agencies, including Splendid Communications, Clarity, Weber Shandwick, Talk.Global and M&C Saatchi, working with some of the world’s biggest tech, media, FMCG, beauty and healthcare brands. She is a former BME PR Pros mentor and is a current Women in PR Mentor.
Effie has worked with global brands including: P&G, Global Radio, Coty, Unilever, Johnson & Johnson, Huawei, Samsung, Microsoft, Virgin Media, Coca Cola, Diageo and Pernod Ricard.

Effie Kanyua has been a guest on 1 episode.