Media contacts

Here you'll find the contact information for the Partnership's communications team, the John Lewis press team and the Waitrose press team. If you have a query, please get in touch.
Simon Fowler

Simon Fowler

Interim Director of Communications

Simon is responsible for the communications strategy for the Partnership with the prime objective of deepening and broadening understanding of the Partnership as a dynamic, progressive business with a unique ownership structure and culture and to underpin the ambitious growth and development plans of the business. Simon manages the Partnership's communications team of 27 with responsibility for government and media relations, internal communications including the Partnership's weekly magazine, The Gazette and the John Lewis Partnership website.


Victoria Wheal

Victoria Wheal

Acting Group Head of Corporate Affairs

Victoria leads the Partnership's corporate affairs team, which manages reputation, political and regulatory risk by shaping business strategy and engaging with opinion formers and policy makers, delivering thought leadership campaigns, coordinating representation on industry bodies and advocacy with a wide range of external stakeholders.


Katie Robson

Katie Robson

Group Senior External Communications Manager

Katie is a principal Group spokesperson and is responsible for promoting and protecting the reputation of the Partnership's brand across traditional and new media. She works closely with the Director of Communications to develop the Partnership's Group communication strategy.