Cai Wilshaw

Head of Strategic Partnerships


Cai is Head of Strategic Partnerships at PinkNews, the world's most-read LGBT+ publisher. He joined in January 2018 through the acquisition of LGBT Leaders, the careers conference he founded while at the University of Oxford. At PinkNews, Cai is responsible for growing the six-figure events portfolio, which has enjoyed double-digit growth since he joined, and is solely responsible for bringing on clients including multiple FTSE 100 firms. Prior to PinkNews, Cai worked at The Economist as Programme Executive, where he was seconded to Dubai leading on The Economist's largest client event, the Global Financial Forum. Cai is a regular television and radio contributor for BBC Wales, and worked in the United States for two summers, as Deputy Field Organiser on a midterms Congressional campaign, and a Visiting Fellow in Nancy Pelosi's D.C. press office.