- Managing Director
- T: +44 20 3727 1476
- F: +44 20 3727 1007
- 200 Aldersgate
- Aldersgate Street
- London, EC1A 4HD
- United Kingdom
- T: +44 20 3727 1000
- F: +44 20 3727 1007
- B.A., (Honours), History University of Leicester
- Corporate Communications
- Crisis Communications & Preparedness
- Media Relations
- Strategic Communications
- Thought Leadership
- Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure
- Real Estate & Infrastructure
- Telecom, Media & Technology (TMT)
Kieron Smith is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting and a member of the Strategic Communications practice. He has a wide range of real estate experience - commercial, residential and financial - and an in-depth knowledge of the property industry and press.
Kieron manages leading property adviser Knight Frank’s account which involves working closely with top tier national, international and trade press. He works with the senior management team offering corporate, strategic and media advice. Kieron has extensive experience in managing a network of regional PR agencies; managing the media planning and strategy for corporate acquisitions and high profile hires and departures and has extensive experience of crisis communications.
Kieron’s other clients include SEGRO, the UK Real Estate Investment Trust, and a leading owner, manager and developer of modern warehouses and light industrial property; Moorfield Group, a UK real estate and related private equity fund manager; Nabarro, the international law firm and CoStar, the leading commercial property information provider.
Kieron’s previous clients have included British Land, CBRE UK and EMEA, Canary Wharf Group, Evans Randall and Exemplar.
Kieron began his career as a journalist and then editor at Euromoney publications where he worked across a variety of titles in the financial and legal sectors before departing for the Financial Times. He moved into the field of public relations with high-tech agency Firefly Communications where he worked for clients including Motorola, Novell and Compaq (now HP) and launched the BBC News website. Kieron was also their Head of Media and acted as a sub editor and copywriter. He then moved to City law firm Nabarro where he was Head of PR.
Kieron joined FTI Consulting from a leading property PR agency where his clients included European Land, P&O Estates, HDG Mansur and Apollo Real Estate.
Kieron has a B.A.(Hons) in History from the University of Leicester.