"The firm’s culture reflects its belief that the distinction between public relations strategy and content creation makes little sense, giving it an edge over bigger, siloed, agencies. Ashbury has also developed a network of independent partners around the world, and benefits from a collaborative culture that is both curious and tenacious."
- PRovoke Media
Ashbury is an award-winning, Asia-focused and content-led strategic communications consultancy that is driven by the future of finance.
We exist to build and protect our clients' reputations through strategic advice and outstanding content based on deep experience in the region and the financial sector.
Ashbury was built on the conviction that original content creation and strategic advice should be fully integrated in corporate communications, disrupting traditional agency models that often separate two disciplines that should rightly inform and shape each other.
Our clients are global banks, insurers, asset managers, industry bodies and fintechs in Asia Pacific. We have a distinctive expertise in two areas that will drive the future of finance: Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and technology.
In 2021, Ashbury was named the New Consultancy of the Year by PRovoke Media.
Why we are different
Extensive in-house communications experience in Asia
Unique ability to integrate original content capabilities with strategic advice
Distinctive subject matter expertise in ESG and fintech
Strong media relationships across the region and globally
Deep sector expertise in all aspects of financial services and capital markets
Asia-focused. Content-led. Driven by the future of finance.
Articulate your strategy to clients, investors, employees and other stakeholders - and demonstrate your insights into the trends that are driving that strategy.
We develop original thinking and content, delivering it to audiences via media engagement, public speaking, opinion pieces, social media campaigns and videos.
BUILDING YOUR PROFILE
Enhance your reputation and build support for your organisation. We design and execute strategic communications programmes across the full spectrum of channels.
With our distinctive ability to create original content, strong media relationships in Asia and deep experience in the region, Ashbury helps you reach the audiences that matter most to you.
DEFENDING YOUR REPUTATION
All organisations face reputational challenges and conflicts. What matters is to tell your side of the story with boldness and shift perceptions in your favour.
Our experience in defending the reputations of international organisations in complex and sensitive situations in Asia and beyond will add value to your organisation at critical times.
Adam Harper is the Founder and Managing Director of Ashbury Communications.
He has been based in Hong Kong since 2004 and has more than a decade of experience in Asian corporate communications for international banks. Adam was previously HSBC’s Head of Communications for Greater China and Head of Communications for Global Banking and Markets in Asia-Pacific.