Redleaf promotes Vanessa Chance to Director


Award-winning integrated communications agency Redleaf, part of Porta Communications plc, has promoted Vanessa Chance to Director in the company’s professional and financial services team.

Redleaf promotes Vanessa Chance to Director

Vanessa joined Redleaf in 2015 from LV= where she spent four years building up the general insurance media relations. During this time, the LV= press office was voted best ABI member press office and Vanessa was voted best General Insurance PR at the 2014 Headline Money awards.

Vanessa is an award-winning PR with over 10 years’ experience in financial services PR, gained both in-house and at agency. She has worked with a range of brands in her agency career across the insurance, pensions and investment sector, including Aviva, AXA IM, Zurich Life, B&CE Pension Schemes, Close Asset Management, Scottish Provident, and Alexander Forbes.

Commenting on her promotion, Charles Ansdell, Managing Director, Financial Services at Redleaf, said: 

“Vanessa has become a key part of the management team at Redleaf and has made a great contribution to the agency in the time she has been here. Her creativity and energy have helped us deliver award-winning campaigns for clients and her promotion is well deserved.

"Redleaf continues to grow and has won many key financial services briefs in 2017 as clients increasingly require an innovative and strategic approach to managing communications in the digital age. We look forward to Vanessa continuing to play an important role supporting our new business initiatives and delivering for our clients.”

The promotion follows the recent appointment of Robin Tozer as Director in the Corporate team and Elisabeth Cowell as Director in the Capital Markets team.