Hello my name is Ant and I’ve spent most of my career in technology, communications, or a mixture of both, combatting terrorism, fake news, racism or just doing plain old PR or running tech startups. Although my secret Plan A is actually screenwriting.


What’re you currently working on?

I was CEO of a company called Factmata that I sold to Cision, so now I’m working on integrating my team and tech into theirs. Mostly though I’m working out how to spend more time with my 1yr old daughter.

Useful tip

Everybody is a friend you haven’t met yet. If you meet someone and don’t like, they’re just having a bad day, try again tomorrow.

Birch’s best kept secret

The best kept secret at birch isn’t a place, space, walk, or even an item of food you have to know about to get (like the vegan menu at Valeries!) it’s the staff that make the place special.

Would love some help with…  

Working less and talking more. Just grab me if you want to chat.

Just watched/read/listened to

I’m a Star Wars geek so I’m actually working my way through some of the older books right now. Did you ever hear the tragedy of Darth Plagueis the Wise?

Link to your website/socials  

Article in Techcrunch

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/antony-cousins-6004b264/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/icommunis

Web: www.factmata.com