Paul Dillon

Paul Dillon is an independent strategic communications consultant and, like Danie Kok, a Shareholder/Associate of Baird’s CMC. Stratcona draws on Paul’s global perspective in terms of crisis communications and when a project has multinational concerns.

Over a period of 25 years he has provided strategic communications counsel and been responsible for implementing national and international advocacy programmes on behalf of Irish State bodies, the European Union, professional bodies, universities, the pharmaceutical Industry, special interest groups and diplomatic representatives in Ireland. He has also provided advocacy and public affairs support for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, and PATH.

Paul Dillon has extensive experience of crisis communications management and has provided such service to the Irish Government’s Industrial Development Authority’s portfolio of pharmaceutical manufacturing clients; The GRA, the representative organisation of the Irish police force and he has advised on crises ranging from ethical product withdrawals to class action litigation.