For Immediate Release: Thursday 22 January 2004
IMA ANNOUNCES THE APPOINTMENT OF A NEW HEAD OF COMMUNICATIONS
The IMA has appointed Mona Patel as Head of Communications, with immediate effect.
Mona joins the Association from a background in public affairs spanning some 10 years, most recently as Deputy Head of Public Affairs at Consumers’ Association (CA), where she was responsible for the launch of CA’s Scottish office.
A law graduate, Mona has also worked for the Royal National Institute for the Blind and the UK Coalition Against Poverty and has held several campaigning posts throughout her career.
Richard Saunders, Chief Executive of the IMA commented;
“We would very much like to welcome Mona to the team. A strong communications focus has long been one of the Association’s priorities and Mona’s wealth of experience both as a lobbyist and a communicator will make her a valuable addition to the IMA.”
For further information please contact:
Richard Saunders, Chief Executive, IMA, 020 7831 0898
Mona Patel, Head of Communications, IMA, 020 7831 0898
Helen Stephenson, Communications Officer, IMA, 020 7831 0898