David Brain

David Brain is co-founder of NZ based online polling company Stickybeak. From 2003 to 2017, he worked at Edelman, latterly as president and CEO of Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. He is a Spinoff board member.

Jan 22, 2020

In defence of Davos: if it didn’t exist, someone would have to invent it

The case for the meeting that everyone loves to hate, by someone who used to go.

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Nov 19, 2019

Prince Andrew's cock-up is colossal. All his family really do is image and spin

It was meant to ‘draw a line under the whole episode’. So how did it turn into an unmitigated PR disaster, asks a former Edelman executive.

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