Golin hires LADbible comms lead



Golin appoints Gemma Combellack as Executive Director on the consumer team to take a leading role on some of Golin’s biggest integrated consumer accounts and to support Golin’s integrated media team.  

Gemma brings more than 10 years of communications experience to Golin, working across UK and global brands such as KFC, Warburtons, Uber Eats and Mars. Most recently Gemma was Head of Communications at LADbible Group, leading all external comms for the LBG portfolio across the globe. Prior to LADbible Group she worked at freuds and Eulogy, with a focus on FMCG brands. 

Gemma said: “The world of PR and social is changing at record speed and I am excited to bring my experience to Golin, as we continue to deliver best-in-class campaigns for our clients that are leading the way on earned-first, integrated thinking. I am hugely excited to join the incredibly impressive team at a very exciting time for the agency.” 

Ondine Whittington, Golin President, London, added: “Gemma brings a wealth of experience to the consumer team and a fantastically well-honed perspective on the modern earned landscape from her time at LADbible. Not only will Gemma but an asset to her account teams, but her expertise in media rounds out our growing integrated media team of specialists ranging from owned to paid and earned, as well as influencer specialists – all leading the charge with our audience-first approach to media strategy that delivers impact.”