Ashish Prashar is a Vice President at DKC based out of New York City working primarily in the corporate, media and tech divisions. Ashish was most recently an Account Director at Mission PR and Head of Communications at Westbourne Communications, overseeing media campaigns for mophie, The Line, Battersea Power Station, Birmingham Airport and Hitachi.
Prior to that, Ashish was the Head of Media Relations at Ipsos MORI and was a Communications and Public affairs Manager at the Royal Society of Arts. Previously, he worked for the Conservative Party, where he handled communications for three members of the Shadow Cabinet. Other campaigns in his portfolio have included work for the Tony Blair Faith Foundation in Sierra Leone, acting as a Press Secretary to the Mayor of London: Boris Johnson during his re-election campaign and worked on Barack Obama’s 2008 Presidential Campaign.
Ashish is also a freelance writer for the Huffington Post and has interviewed the Mayor of London Boris Johnson, former Swedish Prime Minister Goran Persson and conducted a Q&A with the former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair. He graduated from the University of Westminster, London with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management and happily resides in New York City.