Shaya heads up New Century’s Corporate Communications practice, specialising in reputation management, public affairs and privacy protection. He brings ten years of industry experience advising companies, individuals and families on all aspects of their communications.
Shaya has substantial experience counselling major global businesses, high profile investors, national governments and political leaders, including on international electioneering, in the UK, Europe, CIS, Middle East and Africa. Shaya has also provided communications support around some of the highest-profile litigations in the UK and internationally.
Before joining New Century, Shaya managed the development and execution of public affairs and issues management programmes for Bechtel’s operations in the UK – one of the world’s biggest project management, engineering and construction companies. Shaya was also formerly a political consultant in the London office of a global PR agency. In addition, Shaya was previously a political researcher to Prime Minister, Rt Hon Theresa May MP, and a Campaign Researcher in the Conservative Research Department.