John Williams

John is the former Director of Communication at the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, now a consultant in strategic communication. He is an advisor to the democratic Syrian Opposition at the United Nations talks in Geneva, and has advised governments in Afghanistan, Nigeria, Bangladesh and Palestinian Authority.


‘Weaponised honesty: communication strategy and NATO values’, Defence Strategic Communications (official journal of the NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence) Vol 2, Spring 2017.

Robin Cook, Principles and Power, 2015, London.
Williams on Public Diplomacy, 2012, London.