Jonathan Charles

Jonathan is Managing Director and Founder of Lionsgate Communications. His work to date has included advising growth clients across a broad range of issues including IPOs, M&A activity, crisis management and strategic profile raising.

In Puntland Somalia, he helped organise the first Presidential State press visit and site visit for international journalists and analysts.

Previously, he was at Royal Dutch Shell, where he acted as the international spokesperson for its Gas & Power (LNG) and Shipping (STASCO) divisions. Jonathan has worked on some of the world’s largest infrastructure projects, including the Sakhalin-2 LNG project and the Pearl GTL project in Qatar. Prior to joining Shell, Jonathan was corporate reporter at energy publication Weekly Petroleum Argus (WPA) where he covered the oil majors and OPEC. Jonathan is a qualified Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment.