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Ben Westlake-Tritton

Ben Westlake-Tritton

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Ben Westlake-Tritton is a Director in Mercury’s London office, specializing in digital communications. He brings over five years-experience in digital marketing, social media and crisis communications to the role.

Former Deputy Head of the UK Government’s counter disinformation and misinformation team – the Rapid Response Unit

Worked for 5 years as a digital communications specialist in No 10 and the Cabinet Office

Worked in TV news for three Olympic Games

Holds a BA in Journalism from City University London

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Ben Westlake-Tritton is a Director in Mercury’s London office, specializing in digital communications. He brings over five years-experience in digital marketing, social media and crisis communications to the role.

Before joining Mercury, Ben was the Deputy Head of the UK Government’s Rapid Response Unit, working to counter misinformation and disinformation. He previously spent five years as a digital communications specialist in No 10 and the Cabinet Office, where he delivered organic social media and digital marketing activity. Ben has extensive experience delivering rapid-response communications during major UK incidents. He previously worked in TV news for three Olympic Games.

Ben holds a B.A. in journalism from City University London.