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Steve John

Global Head of Communications
McKinsey & Company

Steve John joined McKinsey as global communications head in early 2014, taking on an influential role that had remained vacant since the departure of Michael Stewart to Edelman in 2013. John joined McKinsey from Bupa, where he spent almost five years as corporate affairs director. At McKinsey, John's duties include external communications, public affairs, media relations, issues management and internal communications. He also leads brand management, digital comms, CSR and alumni relations. Prior to joining Bupa, John headed corporate affairs at Pepsico UK and Ireland, after leading DLA Piper's government affairs and media practice.