Dorothea is a former Special Adviser to the Leader of the House of Lords. In a career spanning over 15 years in politics and corporate communications she has provided political counsel to many senior UK politicians including the former Prime Ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, in addition to advising global brands such as Deloitte, & Avaya. She has worked globally across the African Continent, US, Europe and Asia.
With a focus on International relations, Dorothea has worked with notable global leaders such as Kofi Annan. She has advised the former Under-Secretary General of the UN, Valerie Amos and current Secretary General of the Commonwealth in a private capacity for several years.
In 2005 Dorothea co-managed the election winning LabourGeneral Election Media Team, reporting directly to Alastair Campbell, directing a team of 35anddelivering up to 3 high-profile media events per day across the country involving the Prime Minister, and senior cabinet ministers.