We have a full range of professionals from specialists in social media to more broad based practitioners. All our senior people have extensive experience gained over many years in some of the world’s leading organisations. Our interns and more junior staff have bright and inquisitive minds and are chosen because we believe that they will be tomorrow’s stars.
All Moonlighters, whatever their career stage, are creative, focused and proactive and always put the client first.
John Norris - Managing Director
John’s early career was in banking and broking and involved trading and risk management of equities, FX, derivatives and commodities. Subsequently at Interactive Data Corporation he led a pan-European strategy specialising in complex portfolio management and capital markets software. John has held senior positions at Citibank, ADP, Datastream, Dun & Bradstreet and Dow Jones with responsibility for pan-European marketing and PR. At Citibank and ADP his responsibilities included global marketing initiatives and public relations strategy and delivery.
Alla Lapidus - Director
Alla began her career developing trading room applications at what is now part of JP Morgan, before moving to Kleinwort’s where she evaluated and implemented trading room applications. At Dow Jones Telerate she was responsible for marketing and product management of real-time systems. She then joined Financial Times Information where she was tasked with developing the go-to-market strategy for real-time market data and back office systems.
Caroline McAulay - Account Manager
Caroline joined Moonlight Media in 2009 as an Account Executive with Project Management responsibility. She has since become an Account Manager and has taken on the additional role of Office Manager. Immediately prior to joining Moonlight Media, Caroline was for many years jointly responsible for the founding and running of a boutique, Mayfair-based company specialising in Human Resources. Caroline was educated in Malvern, Worcestershire before going on to read Modern History. She started her career in the Commercial Attaché’s Office at the British Embassy in Stockholm, before moving to London where she worked for several leading, professional services companies.
Imran Khan - Account Manager
Imran has worked on the news desk of CNBC Europe, where he interviewed Lord Nigel Lawson, former Chancellor of the Exchequer, Members of the Treasury Select Committee, as well as Fund Managers and Chief Economists for investment banks. He has also published news stories on behalf of Financial Times Business. Imran has held a number of PR roles, at LCH.Clearnet, as in-house PR Manager at AXA Wealth, and for hedge funds consultancy Peregrine Communications.
Natasha Alishan - Account Executive
Natasha joined Moonlight shortly after graduating, taking on B2B clients primarily in the commodities and exchanges and regulation sectors. Natasha also manages our clients’ events and has had articles published about event management processes in PR publications.
After spending a year living and working in Paris, Natasha went up to Manchester University and graduated with a BSc in Mathematics.
Bronwen Evans - Research Analyst
Bronwen initially joined the Moonlight team as an intern, shortly after graduating. She has since become a full-time member of staff as a Research Analyst. Since her promotion, Bronwen has worked on multiple campaigns, both in the data management and systems sector and for Green Planet PR.
Bronwen went to Leeds University and holds a BA Honours in Communication Studies.