Ronan Cloud

Director - Economic Development


Ronan is a highly driven corporate communications and stakeholder engagement expert, responsible for our Economic Development team. His in-depth knowledge of industry has seen him work with multinational organisations, helping them solve complex challenges and achieve commercial objectives. He has dedicated his career to delivering exceptional client counsel, using industry insight and personal character to forge relationships and achieve business objectives.  

His work has spanned the globe and covered a wide range of industries including energy, manufacturing, processing, construction and logistics.  

Prior to joining Copper, Ronan worked with one of the world’s largest PR agencies where he developed strategic communications campaigns that draw on data-driven insights to deliver tangible business results.  

His work has seen him support the development of the the world’s first net zero industrial cluster in Yorkshire, drive investment in smart building technology in London and deliver a comprehensive stakeholder engagement campaign to increase uptake of women in STEM subjects across 11 markets.  

Ronan uses diplomacy and enthusiasm to motivate multi-discipline and multi-market teams. 

In his early career, Ronan was second in command at a rapidly expanding corporate communications agency focusing on industrial campaigns. He has a bachelors in English Literature, and lives in Surrey with his wife and daughter.