For over a decade, Adrian has been leading the Pepper Media Group of public relations companies. They have developed expertise in providing public relations campaign advice to governments, NGOs, charities, religious and sports organisations.

The Group devises and implements strategies to change the opinions of government, regulators, media and the public at large. Adrian's advice has been sought by world-beating companies such as Asda Walmart, BA, BAA, Barclays, BP, BSkyB, EDF Energy, HSBC, InBev, JCB, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Nike, NHBC, Pearson and numerous property developers.


Twice a candidate for Parliament and a former Cabinet Special Adviser, Adrian has seen the governance of the United Kingdom from every angle.

His international work has included providing advice to the Chinese and South African governments on economic reform and negotiating the release of a British detainee in Gaza.

Adrian is a Member of the Institute of Directors and a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.

He holds a Master's Degree in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics from Oxford University.

Adrian is a communications professional of the highest quality and integrity.
— Lord Bell of Belgravia
Adrian has a refreshing and robust approach. He thinks - not everyone does. And he is someone who gets things done.
— Lord Sherbourne of Didsbury
Adrian is a man for the big occasion, as you would expect from a former Cabinet Ministerial Adviser.
— Kevin Bell - Chair, Global Public Affairs Practice, Burson-Marsteller
At the BBC, Pepper took the opportunity to show what he was made of. Grilled by David Dimbleby, Pepper conducted himself with the assurance of one who had been at it for years.
— The Daily Telegraph