About Us


Ian Pemberton – Principal

Ian established P&L Corporate Communications in May 2007 after a 27 year career as an editor and reporter. With impressive local and international media contacts, he provides clients with significant opportunities to influence the debate. Ian has extensive expertise in corporate transactions, IPOs, communications strategy, and issues management.

Specialising in business and financial markets, Ian was Bureau Chief at Dow Jones, news editor at Reuters and finance editor at Australian Associated Press, with postings in New York and the Canberra press gallery. Between 2000 and April 2007 he led a reporting and editing team at Dow Jones Newswires, developing news and feature articles for subscribers and The Wall Street Journal.

E: ian.pemberton@plcorporate.com.au


Karen Cooper – Senior Consultant

Karen is a senior corporate communications consultant providing strategic advice to financial services and property sector clients. She joined P&L Corporate in 2008 and has extensive media and business contacts, a solid knowledge of the Asia Pacific corporate scene, and strong writing skills.

Karen began her career at The Age in Melbourne before moving to London, working for The Independent and The Daily Telegraph. She spent seven years in Hong Kong, working as business news editor at The South China Morning Post from 1995-2001.

E: karen.cooper@plcorporate.com.au