Blackswan Executive Coach
John McTernan is a leading expert in strategic communications who has worked extensively in the UK, Europe and Australasia. He has led and advised at the highest levels in government, business and the voluntary sector.
An influential commentator John writes regularly for The Times, The Daily Telegraph and other global publications. A regular contributor to policy debates, John has contributed significantly to a number of national government policy and business strategies.
John has worked as Director of Communications for Prime Minister Tony Blair, Prime Minister Julia Gillard and leaders of a number of political parties and a significant number of business people.
An experienced thought leader, he was Thinker in Residence to the Government of South Australia and ran the UK Civil Service Top Management Programme – their elite leadership training.
Specialities: Strategic Communications, Politics, Media Relations and Stakeholder Engagement.