Launched in early 2014, the PRCA Investment Group is the first dedicated Group for professional communicators working for asset managers, asset owners, and advisers across retail, wholesale, and institutional markets. The group aims to highlight new communications trends and issues impacting the investment industry and draw on developments in different markets in order to facilitate constructive debate between peers. The Group draws on knowledge and insight from industry experts to provide timely and relevant insights on a quarterly basis.
Gilly Lock CMPRCA is a Senior Director in the Strategic Communications division of FTI Consulting, a global business advisory firm. In this role, Gilly directs and leads UK and international PR programmes for financial services clients, with a focus on asset management, wealth management and banking.
Gilly joined the financials team at FTI Consulting in 2010. She has over a decade of experience in financial services communications, covering day-to-day proactive PR programmes and press office communications, consumer and B2B campaigns and issues management.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Gilly was at Consolidated PR (now part of Four Communications), working across a number of financial services accounts spanning credit cards, banks, insurance, savings and pensions. Gilly also has in-house PR experience, having started her financial services PR career in the M&G Investments press office.
Gilly holds a first class honours degree in Public Relations from Bournemouth University.