Paul Slinger is a Senior Director at Edelman, currently leading the firm’s Abu Dhabi office as well as several strategic mandates including Mubadala Investment Company, SEHA (Health Authority) and ADQ (Abu Dhabi’s largest holding company). In these roles, he heads up a large team handling corporate, financial and investor relations activities.
With over 16 years’ experience in communications, he has held a range consultancy positions. Most recently Paul worked in International Affairs where he led work for foreign governments as well as litigation communications work in London for high profile international institutions. Paul has also held several international roles as ‘Global Client Relationship Manager’ representing some of the world’s largest technology businesses in multi-market programs.
In addition, Paul is highly experienced crisis and issues management practitioner, having advised a range of clients on issues such as product recalls, industrial and union disputes and major reputational challenges. As an experienced media and presentation trainer, he has also worked with a number of senior executives and government officials in the Middle East and Europe.
Paul is a graduate of Politics from The University of Edinburgh.