The team

Lee Whitehill


Lee has 20 years’ experience, both in-house and agency, and has worked with some of the best-known companies in the world across a range of sectors including defence and security, tech, consumer, automotive and not for profit.

His experience includes ten years as a director in an international public affairs consultancy and head of media and national campaigns director for a major UK organisation. He specialises in advising clients on reputation, political and government affairs, media strategy and crisis communications.

Nick Gash


Nick works as a consultant offering communications, policy and political advice and training to a wide range of clients including major consumer brands, European trade bodies and public affairs consultancies.

Nick specialises in health and is an experienced NHS Trust Board member and currently chairs the Audit Committee of a major London Hospital.

A former CEO of the National Union of Students, he has an extensive network throughout politics, business and the arts.

Toby Kay


Toby started his career as a journalist for The Times, and since then he has headed digital departments for numerous companies including Sky, Trafalgar Tours, Interel and Invensys plc.

Toby has also consulted for a wide range of organisations from Condé Nast to Vodafone and The Argentine Government, on digital strategy and execution. 

Most recently Toby has also been instrumental in developing and implementing growth and engagement strategies for Hammer Films, and Community Trade Union, and is the founder of the successful over-50s community High50. He has previously won awards from Cannes Lions, The DMA and the Investor Relations Society for his campaigns.

Janine Stromberg


Janine is a conceptual art director and designer. New Yorker by birth, Londoner by choice.

She helps brands connect with their audience through creative ideas. Janine has worked with a huge range of clients from Virgin Games to Ford and EDF and has won a Congressional Art award for her work.

Her campaign work has included creating an image that was projected onto the House of Commons and was featured on the front page of The Guardian and The New York Times.

The bigger picture.

Westbrook Strategy has a network of experienced strategists,creative digital designers and developers, videographers, PR people and trainers with a proven track record for delivering for some of the best-known brands and companies in the country.